Postgraduate Diploma in Gender Studies 2015/2016 – Deadline extended to April 27, 2015

31 Mar 2015 | 0
thumb Application deadline has been extended to April 27th 2015. Please see below for more details.   Application form...

NGO CSW Forum 2015 – March 8, 2015

24 Apr 2015 | 0
10865816_916375851717507_8831746383967738600_o Celebrate the feminist and women movements 1975-2015 Source: International presentation Association UNCSW59 is the abbreviation for the 59th annual United Nations Conference on the Status of Women (UNCSW) being held in New York City from March 9 to 20. UNCSW...

Training of Trainers manual on leadership for women in Trade Unions of Sri Lanka

8 Apr 2015 | 0
TU modules banner This manual was developed with feedback of 40 trade union female members of 20 trade unions who belong to the Trade Union Women United network coordinated by Women and Media Collective. The manual is available in the Sinhala and Tamil...

Film: Determining Futures, women in Trade Unions in Sri Lanka

2 Apr 2015 | 0
Stepping stones Sri Lanka’s Trade Union women leaders are a driving force in the lives of the working woman due to the constant trials and struggles encountered in the workplace. Marred by gender discrimination and sometimes violence women in the past have...

Film: Don’t think of me as a woman, an election story from the margins

24 Mar 2015 | 0
Dont Think of me as a woman-Film by Chulani and Chithra - Copy This film documents the electoral struggle of Aynoon Beebi, a 39-year old Muslim woman from Kinniya, in Trincomalee, at the 2011 local government elections. While celebrating Aynoon’s political ambitions, the film explores the ways in which she challenges mechanisms of...

University students from New York and Colombo visit WMC

19 Mar 2015 | 0
IMG_2947 A group of human rights law students from the University of Colombo and the Gallatin School, New York visited Women and Media Collective to learn more about WMC’s role in addressing women’s rights issues in Sri Lanka and its applicability...

WMC Women’s Photography Exhibition 2014

19 Mar 2015 | 0
for cover The 2014 women’s photography exhibition by Women and Media Collective was held alongside WMC’s 30th anniversary exhibition Women’s Struggles, Women’s Pride. From the 11 – 13th of February 2015 the photography exhibition was open for viewing at the Public Library...

Prime Minister Wickramasinghe Pledges to Increase Women Participation in Politics

16 Mar 2015 | 0
women caucus 1 Source: Search for Common Ground Sri Lanka’s Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe spoke at an event to mark International Women’s Day organized by the Women Parliamentarian’s Caucus in partnership with us, UNFPA, UN Women and the UN Resident Coordinator’s Office. During...

WMC Short Film Competition 2014

12 Mar 2015 | 0
short film The awards for the winning short films of the Women and Media Collectives short film competition were presented at the opening ceremony of WMC’s 30th anniversary exhibition on the 10th of February 2015. This year first place went to J.P....
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