Ambassadorship presented to Jayanthi Kuru-Utumpala by the Minister of Women’s Affairs

24 Aug 2016 | 0
IMG_1621 Jayanthi Kuru-Utumpala the first Sri Lankan to summit Mount Everest was presented with the Ambassadorship for the protection of women’s rights and an end to violence against women by the Hon. Minister Chandrani Bandara from the Ministry of Women’s Affairs. The Ambassadorship to Jayanthi was granted for the next three years. It is with immense...

WMC Short Film Competition 2016

18 Jul 2016 | 0
english convert file Call for script submissions for this year’s short film competition. This is an opportunity for anyone who enjoys script writing and making films or anyone who would like to give it a try. Theme: Increasing Women’s Political Participation Deadline: 8th...

Winners of WMC short film competition 2015/2016

6 Jul 2016 | 0
10526115_784166164938477_7186150095322900444_n Short film winners 1st place S. Gnanamathangi for Mm 2nd Place S.R.G. Chathumi Vidushika for Prathivartha (The Image) 3rd Place Sivaraj for Ino Oru Yugam Seywom Special Jury Awards Kusum Jayaweera for Gehenun yata weda Short Film Script Winners 1st...

Consolidated Submissions on Proposed Constitutional Provisions by Women’s Groups and Networks

29 Jun 2016 | 0
2016_02_15_9999_10 Click here to read the consolidated submissions on proposed constitutional provisions by women’s groups. Download the document...

In pictures: WMC women’s photography exhibition and children’s poster exhibition

28 Jun 2016 | 0
IMG_0705 The Women and Media Collective recently held the annual women’s photography exhibition along with a children’s poster exhibition at the Lionel Wendt and Harold Pieris Galley. The opening and prize giving ceremony was on the 16th of June 2016 at...

A date with Jayanthi

28 Jun 2016 | 0
IMG_0525 Women’s rights activists met with Jayanthi Kuru-Utumpala, the first Sri Lankan to summit mount Everest, at the Women and Media Collective on the 15 of June...

ACTFORM Training of Trainers Manual

27 Apr 2016 | 0
IMG_9720 A rights based training manual was developed by the Action Network for Migrant Workers (ACTFORM) in consultation with the training department of the Sri Lanka Bureau of Foreign Employment (SLBFE). Currently the SLBFE has 19 training centres and trainers from...

DAWN at CPD 49: Meeting the SRHR of all people: Advancing the Montevideo Consensus agenda

20 Apr 2016 | 0
panel Source: DAWN Chair: Kumudini Samuel, DAWN (Sri Lanka) Speakers: • Cecilia Stapff, Representative of the Uruguayan Delegation for CPD (Uruguay) • Julia Terborg, Center for People’s Devt (Suriname) • Oriana Lopez, RESURJ (Mexico) • Cai Yiping, DAWN (China) The Permanent...

CPD 49 Calls for Data Improvements to Strengthen the Implementation of the Cairo POA and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

20 Apr 2016 | 0
CPD49_558x207 April 15, 2016 To Leave No One Behind, Everyone Must be Counted UN Commission on Population and Development Calls for Data Improvements to Strengthen the Implementation of the Cairo Program of Action and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development A...
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