Fragmented democracy and the civil society in Bangladesh
Bangladesh is at the present going through a crisis in society where the pillars of the nation´s formation that of secularism and democracy are being challenged. Another aspect of crisis is that women´s rights increasingly are questioned. The civil society is responding in various ways to these changes.
Khushi Kabir is the director of Nijera Kori, an organisation that mobilize over 200.000 landless women and men. She is also a feminist writer and activist with a strong voice in media and engaged in several international networks.