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Reports:

1. Access Bangladesh Foundation, (2015). Mapping of Prospective Employers for Young People with Disabilities. Dhaka.
2. Ain o Salish Kendra, (2008). Human Rights in Bangladesh. Human Rights Reports. [online] pp.235-237. Available at: http://www.askbd.org/hr_report2008/21_DISABILITY.pdf [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].
3. Building and Construction Authority, (2013). Code on Accessibility in the Built Environment. [online] Singapore. Available at: http://www.bca.gov.sg/BarrierFree/others/ACCESSIBILITY_CODE_2013.pdf [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].
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Treaties / International Law

1. UN Enable, (2006). Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. [online] United Nations. Available at: http://www.un.org/disabilities/default.asp?id=287 [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].
2. United Nations Treaty Collection, (2006). Chapter IV: Human Rights. 15. Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. [online] Available at: https://treaties.un.org/Pages/ViewDetails.aspx?src=TREATY&mtdsg_no=IV-15&chapter=4&lang=en [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].

Government Publications:

1. Ministry of Women and Children Affairs, (2011). National Children Policy 2011. Dhaka, Bangladesh: Government of the Peoples’ Republic of Bangladesh.
2. Disaster Management Bureau, National Disaster Action Plan, (2010). Dhaka, Bangladesh: Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.
3. Ministry of Science and Information & Communication Technology, (2015). National ICT Policy 2009. Dhaka: Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.
4. Schedule III of Bangladesh Civil Service Rules, 1982, being No. S.R.O 142 – L/82/ED/Recruiment/1-15/10. Bangladesh Civil Service (1982) Dhaka, Bangladesh: Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.
5. Ministry of Housing and Public Works, (2008). The National Building Code. Housing and Building Research Institute. Dhaka, Bangladesh: Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh
6. Ministry of Women and Children Affairs, (2011). National Women Development Policy 2011. Dhaka: Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.
7. Ministry of Education, (2010). National Education Policy. Dhaka: Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.
8. General Economics Division Planning Commission: Ministry of Planning, (2011). Sixth Five Year Plan: Accelerating Growth and Reducing Poverty. Part 2 – Sectoral Strategies, Programmes and Policies. Dhaka: Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.
9. Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, (2011). Health Policy 2011. Dhaka, p.Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.

Online Articles

1. Bhowmick, N. (2015). After Much Heartbreak, Some Good News at Last for Bangladesh. TIME. [online] Available at: http://www.world.time.com/2013/07/18/after-much-heartbreak-some-good-news-at-last-for-bangladesh/ [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].
2. Hasib, N. (2015). Persons with Disabilities Only 1.4%. BD News. [online] Available at: http://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2012/07/16/persons-with-disability-only-1.4 [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].
3. Humanrights.gov.au, (2015). The good, the bad and the ugly – design and construction for access. [Online] Available at: https://www.humanrights.gov.au/publications/good-bad-and-ugly-design-and-construction-access-0 [Accessed 04 Jan. 2015].
4. Karim, M. (2013). Neuro Disabilities Act 2013 approved. Dhaka Tribune. [online] Available at: http://www.dhakatribune.com/bangladesh/2013/oct/08/neuro-disabilities-act-2013-approved [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].
5. Prothom Alo, (2015). ‘Persons with disability being discriminated in private jobs’. [online] Available at: http://en.prothom-alo.com/bangladesh/news/58005/Persons-with-disability-being-discriminated-in [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].
6. Isif.asia, (2015). Production of accessible reading materials for the students with print disability of class 1 to class 10 through DAISY standard. [online] Available at: http://isif.asia/projects/projects/view/625 [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].
7. Islam, A. (2012). Rights Watch: High Court directed to allow Disabled Persons to sit for BCS exam. [online] Humanrightslawclinic.blogspot.com. Available at: http://humanrightslawclinic.blogspot.com/2012/11/high-court-directed-to-allow-disabled.html [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].
8. The Daily Star, (2013). Livelihoods for disabled people: Opportunities and challenges. [online] Available at: http://www.archive.thedailystar.net/beta2/news/livelihoods-for-disabled-people-opportunities-and-challenges-2/ [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].
9. Disabilityrightsfund.org, (2015). Advocating for Inclusion Through Bangla Sign Language | Disability Rights Fund. [online] Available at: http://www.disabilityrightsfund.org/program_grantees/highlight/SDSL [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].
10. The Financial Express, (2013). Country’s literacy rate 59.82pc. [online] Available at: http://www.thefinancialexpress-bd.com/old/index.php?ref=MjBfMDJfMDZfMTNfMV84OF8xNTkzMTc [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].
11. Buncombe, A. (2008). No more silence for Bangladesh’s disabled rape victims. One Word South Asia. [online] Available at: http://southasia.oneworld.net/news/no-more-silence-for-bangladeshs-disabled-rape-victims#.VchWN2DNa8V [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].

Journal Articles

1. Hasan, S. (2013). Critical Scanning on Civil Litigation: Bangladesh Perspective. ASA University Review, [online] 7(2). Available at: http://www.asaub.edu.bd/data/asaubreview/v7n2sl11.pdf.
2. Bilkis, A., Habib, S. and Sharmin, T. (2010). A Review of Discrimination in Employment and Workplace. ASA University Review, [online] Vol. 4(No. 2), pp.137 – 150. Available at: http://www.asaub.edu.bd/data/asaubreview/v4n2sl13.pdf [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].
Cases
1. BLAST and Another vs. Bangladesh and Others [Building Construction Code and Worker Safety Case] [2008] Writ Petition No. 718 of 2008 (High Court Division of the Supreme Court of Bangladesh). [online] Discussion at: http://www.blast.org.bd/issues/231
2. BLAST and Another vs. Bangladesh and Others [‘Discriminatory Reservation’ Case] [2006] Writ Petition No. 1783 of 1998 (High Court Division of the Supreme Court of Bangladesh). [online] Discussion at: http://www.blast.org.bd/issues/disabilityrights/305
3. BLAST and others v Bangladesh and others [JSC Disability Discrimination’ Case] [2010] Writ Petition No 2867 of 2010 (High Court Division of the Supreme Court of Bangladesh). [online] Discussion at http://www.blast.org.bd/issues/disabilityrights/216
4. BLAST and others vs. Bangladesh and Others [‘PSC Disability Discrimination’ Case] [2010] Writ Petition No. 2932 of 2010 (High Court Division of the Supreme Court of Bangladesh). [online] Discussion at: http://www.blast.org.bd/issues/disabilityrights/217
5. BLAST, ASK and others vs. Bangladesh and Others [‘Disability Based Discrimination in Employment’ Case] [2008] Writ Petition No. 2652 of 2008 (High Court Division of the Supreme Court of Bangladesh). [online] Discussion at: http://www.blast.org.bd/issues/disabilityrights/215

Presentations and Speeches:

1. Estey, S. (2014). Discussion Meeting. Centre for the Rehabilitation of the Paralyzed, Savar.
2. Abdul Muhith, A. (2015). Four Years of Progress: Bangladesh Marches on. Budget Speech 2013-2014.
3. Manjoo, R. (2013). UN Special Rapporteur on Violence against Women, its causes and consequences. See summary [online] available at http://www.blast.org.bd/content/pressrelease/summery-note-rashida-manjoo.pdf
Books

Websites

1. Bangladesh Public Service Commission, (2015). Exam System. [online] Available at: http://www.bpsc.gov.bd/platform/node/61.bpsc2012.pml [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].
2. GmbH, D. (2015). Justice and prison reform for promoting human rights and preventing corruption. [online] Giz.de. Available at: http://www.giz.de/en/worldwide/15042.html [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].
3. Alam, J. (2015). PRISONERS RIGHTS. [online] BLAST’s mission is to make the legal system accessible to the poor and the marginalized. Available at: http://www.blast.org.bd/issues/prisons-rights [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].
4. Msw.gov.bd, (2015). Ministry of Social Welfare-Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh | সমাজকল্যাণ মন্ত্রণালয়-গণপ্রজাতন্ত্রী বাংলাদেশ সরকার. [online] Available at: http://www.msw.gov.bd [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].
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Legislation:

1. Bangladesh. Legislative and Parliamentary Affairs Division, Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs. The Motor Vehicles Ordinance, 1983. (2010). [online] Available at: http://bdlaws.minlaw.gov.bd/pdf_part.php?id=654 [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].
2. Bangladesh. Legislative and Parliamentary Affairs Division, Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs. Penal Code 1860. (2010). [online] Available at: http://bdlaws.minlaw.gov.bd/print_sections_all.php?id=11 [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].
3. Bangladesh. Legislative and Parliamentary Affairs Division, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, Labour Act, 2006. Dhaka: Government of Bangladesh. [online] Bdlaws.minlaw.gov.bd. Available at: http://bdlaws.minlaw.gov.bd/bangla_pdf_part.php?id=952&vol=38&search=2006 [Accessed 10 August 2015]
4. Bangladesh. Legislative and Parliamentary Affairs Division, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, (2010). The Constitution of People’s Republic of Bangladesh, 1972. Part 5, Ch 1, Article 65(3). [online] Bdlaws.minlaw.gov.bd. Available at: http://bdlaws.minlaw.gov.bd/sections_detail.php?id=367§ions_id=24619 [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].
5. Bangladesh. Legislative and Parliamentary Affairs Division, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, (2010). The Constitution of People’s Republic of Bangladesh, 1972. Part 7, Article 122(2). [online] Bdlaws.minlaw.gov.bd. Available at: http://bdlaws.minlaw.gov.bd/sections_detail.php?id=367§ions_id=24619 [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].
6. Bangladesh. Legislative and Parliamentary Affairs Division, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, (2010). Schedule 16: The Rights and Protection of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2013. [online] Bdlaws.minlaw.gov.bd. Available at: http://bdlaws.minlaw.gov.bd/pdf/1126___Schedule.pdf [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].
7. Bangladesh. Legislative and Parliamentary Affairs Division, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, (2010). Schedule 12: The Rights and Protection of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2013. [online] Bdlaws.minlaw.gov.bd. Available at: http://bdlaws.minlaw.gov.bd/pdf/1126___Schedule.pdf [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].
8. Bangladesh. Legislative and Parliamentary Affairs Division, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, (2010). The Rights and Protection of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2013. [online] Bdlaws.minlaw.gov.bd. Available at: http://bdlaws.minlaw.gov.bd/bangla_pdf_part.php?id=1126&vol=43&search=2013 [Accessed at 31 Jan 2014]
9. Bangladesh. Legislative and Parliamentary Affairs Division, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, (2010). Representation of the People Order, 1972 (President’s Order No. 155 of 1972). [online] Bdlaws.minlaw.gov.bd. Available at: http://bdlaws.minlaw.gov.bd/pdf_part.php?id=424&vol=16&search=1972 [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].
10. Bangladesh. Legislative and Parliamentary Affairs Division, Government of People’s Republic of Bangladesh (2010) [online] Bdlaws.minlaw.gov.bd, (2010). Evidence Act, 1872 (Act No. I of 1872).. [online] Available at: http://bdlaws.minlaw.gov.bd/pdf_part.php?id=24 [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].
11. Bangladesh. Legislative and Parliamentary Affairs Division, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, (2010). Legal Aid Services Act. [online] Available at: http://nlaso.gov.bd/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/LegalAID-Services-ACT-2000.pdf [Accessed 10 Aug. 2015].
12. Bangladesh. Legislative and Parliamentary Affairs Division, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, (2010). The DNA Act 2014 [online] Bdlaws.minlaw.gov.bd. Available at http://bdlaws.minlaw.gov.bd/bangla_pdf_part.php?id=1151&vol=44&search=2014
13. Bangladesh. Legislative and Parliamentary Affairs Division, Government of the People’s Public of Bangladesh, Ministry of Information, Right to Information Act (2009) http://www.moi.gov.bd/RTI/RTI_English.pdf