WHRD, Senior Journalist
Bengali Newspaper Prothom Alo
Case HistoryStatus: Judicial Harassment
Rozina Islam is a woman human rights defender and a senior journalist with the Bengali Newspaper Prothom Alo. She has extensively reported on human rights issues in Bangladesh and most recently published a series of investigative reports on the government’s weak management of the COVID-19 pandemic, including on corruption and mismanagement of the health sector. She has also received several international and national awards for her investigative reports revealing governmental corruption.