Manabadhikar Bhaban
04, College Road,
Shahbagh, Dhaka-1000,
Telephone: +88 02 9568224
Fax: +88 02 9513836


Strategic Direction

Strategic Plan (2017 – 2021) Summary


We want to create an enabling & conducive, trustworthy working platform for the promotion & protection of human rights for the poor, disadvantage & vulnerable groups, particularly women children & ethnic minorities.


Bangladesh Manabadhikar Sangstha seeks to realize the promotion & protection of human rights through education, investigation, legal support services, research and policy advocacy on the various instance of violence & infringement of rights, abuse of power negligent exercise of authorities which result in deprivation, oppression and injustices as well as violation of human rights.

Organizational Principle

Uphold human rights – Uphold Organizational core value – Gender equity – Commitment to work – Transparency & Accountability – Participation – Civil society engagement

Strategic Directions

Rights and social Justice

Influencing policies & practices at all levels to promote human rights & social justice, building capacity to eliminate VAW & to attain the rights of slum dwellers

Campus Model Development

Developing a functional model that can be replicated throughout the country in order to promote and protect human rights as well to improve the access to justice.

Constituency Building

Development of constituency within the frame work/ areas


Strategize local chapter to strengthen the capacity of the chapter to address human rights issues through comprehensive & effective interventions utilizing skilled & experienced volunteer to enforce human rights in Bangladesh


Reform and restructure the organization’s profile, policies, staff positions, principles, core values and organizational focus


5 year Program goal

To protect & promote human rights of the poor & vulnerable people by empowering them, facilitate to make accountable the relevant duty bearers, providing legal support, & functioning judiciary systems

Program Approaches

  1. Rights & Social Security
  2. Education on human rights
  3. Community Led Approach
  4. Capacity Building
  5. Local level partnership
  6. Direct and partnership delivery


Beneficiaries group

  1. Direct Beneficiaries -Women, children & Vulnerable People
  2. Indirect beneficiaries-Youth Leaders (students from school, college, university)


Geographical focus

  1. Urban Slums throughout the country
  2. Haor, Char (Kurigram & Gaibandha) & Costal region
  3. Barind track (Rajshahi)
  4. Route of illegal drug & Human Trafficking
  5. Chittagong Hill Tract (CHT)