Amnesty International - International Report
An overview of the current human rights status of Brazil as determined by the Amnesty International Report from 2011.
Annual Reports to Congress on Human Rights Practices - Bangladesh
These reports, produced by the U.S. Department of State, to the U.S. Congress. The law provides that the Secretary of State shall transmit a "full and complete report regarding the status of internationally recognized human rights, within the meaning of subsection (A) in countries that receive assistance under this part, and (B) in all other foreign countries which are members of the United Nations and which are not otherwise the subject of a human rights report under this Act." Reports on several countries are included that do not fall into the categories established by these statutes and that thus are not covered by the congressional requirement. The reports cover internationally recognized individual, civil, political, and worker rights, as set forth in the Univeral Declaration of Human Rights. (website).
Annual Reports to Congress on International Religious Freedom - Bangladesh
These reports, produced by the U.S. Department of State, describe the status of religious freedom in Bangladesh, government policies violating religious belief and practices of groups, religious denominations, and individuals, and U.S. policies to promote religious freedom around the world. It is submitted in compliance with the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998 (website).
Bangladesh Police - Crime Statistics, Yearly
This report, produced by the Bangladesh Police, offers statistics for the years 2001 - 2010 on various types of criminal activity including: dacoity (banditry), robbery, murder, speedy trial act, rioting, cruelty to women, child abuse, kidnapping, police assault, burglarly, theft, arms act, explosive act, narcotics, smuggling, and others.
The World Factbook (CIA)
Provides a description of the geography, people, government, economy, communications, transportation, military and transnational issues of Bangladesh. Other country descriptions are written to a common template so that comparisons of similar functions in different countries can be made easily.