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2011

11 November 2011 : Statement : Implementation of the 1997 CHT Peace Accord

29 July 2011 : Statement : Memo Ramgarh Attacks

22 February 2011 : Statement : Concern over reports of recent violence in Langadu, Rangamati, Chittagong Hill Tracts

12 July 2011 : Statement : The Chittagong Hill Tracts Commission (CHTC) expresses its serious concern about the contents of the 15th amendment to the National Constitution of Bangladesh

5 June 2011 : Press Statement : CHTC welcomes UNPFII recommendations on “1997 Accord” and “UN Peacekeeping” related to the Chittagong Hill Tracts region in Bangladesh

30 November 2011 : Press Release : The International CHT Commission undertook its sixth mission to Bangladesh between 22 and 29 November 2011 and held meetings in Dhaka

1 October 2011 : Press Release : CHT Commission urges the Government of Bangladesh to conduct thorough and impartial investigations into allegations of human rights violations in the Chittagong Hill Tracts

14 July 2011 : Statement : Withdraw letter to the CHT Commission

23 March 2011 : Statement : Using the correct term to recognize indigenous people in the Bangladesh constitution

24 August 2011 : Press Statement : The CHT Commission would like to clarify some of the allegations that were made by His Excellency Abul Kalam Abdul Momen

24 April 2011 : Statement : Renewed violence in the CHT and the need for implementation of the CHT Accord

2 May 2011 : Press Release : The CHT Commission, with logistic support from the Association from Land Reform and Development (ALRD) has just concluded conducting a journalists’ workshop titled “Reporting on CHT and Indigenous Peoples”

2013

7 April 2013 : Statement :  Kolpona Chakma

20 October, 2013 : Statement : A call to pass the CHT Land Dispute Resolution Commission (Amendment) Act 2013.

4 December 2013 : Press Statement : The International Chittagong Hill Tracts Commsission (CHTC) has expressed concern over the Gogernment's failure to implement the CHT as it marks the 16th anniversary of the signing of the Accord on 2 December 1997.

7 July 2013 : Press Statement : The International Chittagong Hill Tracts Commission (CHTC) is alarmed with the increasing level of violence in the Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) and the questionable role of the law enforcement agencies in the area.

22 February 2010 : Statement :  Urgent demand for investigation into arson attack and alleged killings in Sajek

2 May 2013 : Press Statement :  The International Chittagong Hill Tracts Commission (CHTC) appreciates the statements made by several States which placed great emphasis on the importance of implementing the 1997 CHT Accord in full

14 November, 2013 : Press Statement :  The International Chittagong Hill Tracts Commission (CHTC) has expressed concern over the lack of participation prior to adoption by the National Parliament of the Chittagong

5 August 2013 : Press Statement :  The International Chittagong Hill Tracts Commission (CHTC) condemns the attack on the homes of indigenous peoples in Matiranga

 

2012

27 September 2012 : Statement : Call for immediate exemplary action against perpetrators of violence against Indigenous People in Rangamati on 22 September, 2012.

28 February 2012 : Statement : Concern over the CHT Land Dispute Resolution Commission (CHTLDRC) CHairman's latest unilateral declaration to hold hearing on land disputes in violation of the CHT Accord

2 February 2012 : Statement : Continued Intimidation and discrimination against Indigenous Peoples in the Chittagong Hill Tracks

19 March, 2012 : Statement : Comments regarding "international agencies hampering the work of the implementation of the CHT Accord"

27 September 2012 : Statement : Call for immediate exemplary action against perpetrators of violence against Indigenous People in Rangamati on 22 September, 2012.

27 August 2012 : Press Statement :  CHTC demands justice re alleged rape of Tripura girl child

5 July 2012 : Statement :  Alleged attack on Chakma community by Police

2 December 2012 : Press Statement : CHTC calls for immediate transfer of the remaining functions to the HDCs and enactment of agreed amendments to the Land Commission Act

30 July 2012 : Statement : Request for Explanation regarding Denial of Entry into Bangladesh and for Withdrawal of Restrictions on Future Entry

17 January, 2012 : Statement : Concerns over restrictions on freedom of movement and association expression in the Chittagong Hill Tracts

27 September 2012 : Statement : Call for immediate exemplary action against perpetrators of violence against Indigenous People in Rangamati on 22 September, 2012.

7 May 2012 : Statement : Directives on “celebrating the International Day of the World’s Indigenous People”

27 September 2012 : Statement : Call for immediate exemplary action against perpetrators of violence against Indigenous People in Rangamati on 22 September, 2012.

7 May 2012 : Statement : Directives on “celebrating the International Day of the World’s Indigenous People”

30 December 2012 : Press Statement : CHTC protests the rape and murder of 14-year-old Marma girl in Kaukhali, Rangamati and asks for immediate investigation and exemplary punishment to perpetrators of all such rape and killings in the CHT.

5 August 2012 : Press Statement :

2014

18 February 2014 : Press Statement : The International Chittagong Hill Tracts Commission (CHTC) condemned killing of an indigenous woman in Khagrachari

8 July 2014 : Statement :

12 June 2014 : Press Statement : The International Chittagong Hill Tracts Commission (CHTC) condemns the alleged attack by the 51 Border Guards Bangladesh (BGB) on indigenous villagers in Babuchara Union in Dighinala Upazila of Khagrachari district

6 April 2014 : Statement : Re Nationalisation of UNDP-funded community-established schools in the CHT

27 March 2014 :  Statement : A call to nationlise schools in the Chittagong Hill Tracts.

27 August, 2014 : Press Statement : The International Chittagong Hill Tracts Commission (CHTC) strongly condemns the brutal and cowardly attack upon Hana Shams Ahmed

15 August 2014 : Press Statement : The International CHT Commission calls for independent investigation and justice into alleged torture and death of a Chakma activist in military custody.

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