Nasreen Huq

 

 

Age: 47

 

Summary: prominent women's activist and campaigner for women's rights and social justice who was the founder and director of Campaign Against Acid Violence to highlight this barbaric form of vengeance, who had been recruited by the Bangladesh Rural Advancement Committee (BRAC) from 1988 to 1992 and had recently served as the director of the U.K. non-governmental organization Action Aid.

 

 

Cause of Death: Road accident

 

Born: November 18, 1958

 

Died: April 24, 2006

 

Location: Dhaka, Bangladesh