Sara Hossain

Sara Hossain

Lawyer Supreme Court, BANGLADESH

Sara Hossain, M.A. (Hons) Jurisprudence, Wadham College, Oxford University, 1988.

Starting 2003 she has practiced as a lawyer at the Supreme Court of Bangladesh, primarily in the areas of constitutional law and public interest law, and family law (including Muslim personal law). Significant judgments obtained on freedom from forced eviction w/o rehabilitation, habeas corpus, gender equality (women's political participation in local government), freedom of association (of NGOs), voting rights and contempt of court.

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New research programme collaboration between CROP/ISSC and CONICET-CEIL.

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CROP POVERTY BRIEF: By Bob Deacon (Univ. of Sheffield & Univ. of York, UK) & Paul Stubbs (Inst. of Economics, Croatia).

CROP International Studies in Poverty Prize 2017

Deadline: 31 July 2017

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