• Giving the marginalized a voice
  • Fighting for environmental justice
  • Exposing human miseries
  • Building dialogue between community actors
  • Advancing the right to livelihood
  • Promoting Adivasi Culture
  • Empowering communities through grassroots programs

About SEHD

The Society for Environment and Human Development works for human rights and environmental justice in Bangladesh through research, capacity building and advocacy. Working closely with communities where the environment and human rights have eroded, SEHD gives the affected communities a voice through its publications, investigative reporting, training, and grassroots empowerment programs.

 

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Latest News and Events

National Workshop on Exclusion and Marginalization

Society for Environment and Human Development (SEHD) in partnership with Power and Participation Research Center (PPRC), Christian Commission for Development in Bangladesh (CCDB), and Gram Bikash Kendra (GBK) organizes a national workshop titled, “Leaving No One Behind” at LGED Auditorium, LGED Bhaban, Agargaon, Dhaka on 22 August 2016. For details see the program.

INVITATION LETTER [PDF] 

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SEHD organizes National Convention and Photography exhibitions

SEHD organizes a national convention titled, “Rethinking Identity, Geography and Rights of Tea Workers and Little-known Ethnic Communities” and twin photography exhibitions, titled, “On the Margins” from 17 to 21 April 2016. For details see the programs.

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SEHD Launches Sundarbans ATLAS

SEHD is launching “Sundarbans ATLAS” Bangladesh Forest Compartment Maps and Gazetteer authored by Helmut Denzau, Gertrud Neumann-Denzau and Peter Gerngross on 2 March 2016 at 10 AM Wednesday at Bon Bhaban, Forest Department, Sher-E-Bangla Nagar, Agargaon, Dhaka-1207.

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Seminar and information fair on land deprivation

The Society for Environment and Human Development (SEHD) organized a seminar and information fair on ‘Land Deprivation of Tea Communities and Adivasis of the Plains’ on 20 September 2015.

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SEHD Launches three new books and one documentary film

SEHD Launched its three new books: (i) Shores of Tear, (ii) Bangladesh: Land, Forest and Forest People (English, 3rd Edition), and (iii) The Environmental Impacts of the Pulp and Paper Industry in Bangladesh and one documentary film, "Shores of Tear" at CIRDAP Auditorium on 29 June 2014. These new production and publications of SEHD present critical insights on some of the key environmental issues of Bangladesh and how we address the climate change issues on the ground.

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