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Country Policy and Information Note - Bangladesh: Sexual orientation and gender identity

September 2017 | Publisher: United Kingdom: Home Office | Document type: Country Reports

Bangladesh: 1. What is the current political/social/religious situation in Bangladesh, in particular for women? 2. If a woman refuses to marry/pray/wear the hijab, what are the consequences in the family and wider community? 3. What happens if a woman refuses to follow Sharia practices, and is known for not 'liking' Sharia? 4. Is the treatment any different for a woman who has subsequently married and is relatively wealthy? 5. How effective/interested are the police and the Rapid Action Battalion in protecting women from religious violence?

23 December 2010 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

RRT Case No. 1003995

7 July 2010 | Judicial Body: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Case Law | Topic(s): Death penalty - Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) - Persecution based on political opinion - Persecution on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity - Sharia law - Social group persecution | Countries: Australia - Bangladesh

Bangladesh: 1. Please advise the procedure for Muslim divorce under Bangladesh Family Law in regard to notification of intent to divorce and the granting of the divorce certificate?

24 September 2009 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

Terrorism Monitor Volume VII, Issue 13

18 May 2009 | Publisher: Jamestown Foundation | Document type: Thematic Reports

PolicyBrief - Bangladesh

September 2006 | Publisher: United States Commission on International Religious Freedom | Document type: Policy/Position Papers

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