Pallab Chakma | The Daily Star
  • Pallab Chakma

    Pallab Chakma is Executive Director, Kapaeeng Foundation.

  • Still left behind: Covid-19 and indigenous peoples of Bangladesh

    As we witnessed the global crisis of the coronavirus pandemic hit Bangladesh at the end of March 2020, we became anxious about the impact it would have on the indigenous peoples of the country, who were already struggling with longstanding issues related to their socioeconomic, political and cultural rights.
  • Fight for indigenous rights in Bangladesh continues

    As we step in the 10th year since the UNDRIP was adopted by the General Assembly, we must recognise that the declaration is the most comprehensive international agreement on the rights of indigenous peoples.