Limits of human rights violations have been crossed: TIB
Limits of human rights violations have been crossed. TIB Chairperson Sultana Kamal stated, “Some say it has gone from zero tolerance to tolerance. I wish to add, not solely tolerated, however indulged. Not solely is corruption being tolerated, human rights violations are being tolerated, injustice is being tolerated, however shelter can be being given. The restrict has been exceeded a bit of greater than the tolerance.”
Sultana Kamal stated this stuff at a dialogue assembly organized by Transparency Worldwide Bangladesh (TIB) on the event of Worldwide Anti-Corruption Day on Saturday (December 9).
Government Director Iftekharuzzaman stated, “Democracy and growth complement one another. Democracy is important if growth is to be significant. And freedom of media is important for democracy. A developed and affluent state can by no means be constructed by suppressing any dissenting opinion.”
Anti-Corruption Investigative Journalism Award, 2023 was offered by TIB on the event. Shariful Islam, chief reporter of Ekushey.com of Chittagong, received in regional newspaper class, Zahid Hasan, consultant of Dainik Kaler Kanther Savar in nationwide newspaper class, Hasan Misbah, senior reporter of Unbiased Tv in tv class. Aside from this, Unbiased Tv’s documentary program ‘Talaash’ received the award within the documentary program class.
Iftekharuzzaman, government director of TIB, stated that if growth is to be significant for the individuals, then democracy is important. And by guaranteeing democracy, individuals’s freedom of speech, freedom of media, freedom of expression, actual growth could be significant. Media freedom is important for democracy. Freedom of the media is without doubt one of the elementary human rights. Among the many non-state forces that maintain governments accountable, the media is on the high.
TIB Co-Coordinator (Outreach and Communication Division) Zafar Sadiq offered the keynote within the dialogue assembly. He stated, laws are not made to make sure freedom of speech, legal guidelines are made to regulate it. Freedom of speech, opinion and thought can solely get replaced by its full freedom. A developed and affluent state can by no means be constructed by suppressing any dissenting opinion. To make sure the unconditional freedom of speech, opinion and thought, journalists, civil society, authorities, and all these associated to the state should do no matter is critical.
TIB Anti-Corruption Investigative Journalism Award Jury Member Riaz Ahmed, Government Editor of Dhaka Tribune, Chief Information Editor of Information 24 Shahnaz Munni, Planning Advisor of Baishakhi Tv Zulfikar Ali Manik, Investigative Journalism Coach Badruddozza Babu spoke on the dialogue assembly. Aside from this, Unbiased Tv’s chief information editor Ashish Saikat gave a speech.
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