Women & Children
Gender Equality Needs Assessment for Judges and Community Courts
The Society carried out an assessment of the needs of Judges in Bangladesh regarding gender equality training during the summer of 2006. The assessment focused on training needs high court and district court judges and magistrates in gender equality, youth equality and minority community equality issues. It also included a component on public legal education involving the community courts and the work of community courts in promoting equality for women and children. This led to the development of a major project proposal.