Let’s ensure migrant workers voting rights! (IMD 2014)

18 Dec 2014 | 0
IMAGE Let us commemorate the International Migrant Workers’ Day on 18 December 2014! In 2014 we celebrate the fifteenth International Migrant Workers’ Day (IMWD). The United Nations Organisation declared 18 December as IMWD in 2000. Since then many states in the world, especially countries of origin, celebrate this day dedicated to migrant workers. The great contribution...
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Transforming Lives

19 Dec 2014 | 0
TRANSFORMING LIVES_Cover This research study looks at thirty returnee migrant women. This study attempts to identify problems and prospects of settling back and reintegration of returnee migrant workers. The study found that return and reintegration differed widely for different groups of returnees...

Review meeting with Trade Union Women United (TUWU)

19 Dec 2014 | 0
IMG_1888 Trade union women leaders of Trade Union Women United (TUWU) met with Women and Media Collective (WMC) on the 17th of December 2014 to review the two year programme drawn up for capacity development of trade union women in Sri...

WMC condemns the statement made by Minister of Higher Education, S.B. Dissanayake

18 Dec 2014 | 0
80053_1 Women and Media Collective vehemently condemns the recent statement made by the Minister of Higher Education, S.B. Dissanayake which was directed at the Former Sri Lankan President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumarathunge. The Minister of Higher Education stated that the former President...

නන්දා දිසානායක සහෝදරිය සමාජ හා දේශපාලන සේවයෙන් සමුගනී

12 Dec 2014 | 0
nanda dissanayake සමාජ හා දේශපාලන ක‍්‍රියාකාරිනියක් වූ බදුල්ලේ නන්දා දිසානායක සහෝදරිය පසුගිය සැප්තැම්බර් 05 දින හදිසියේ අප අතරින් වෙන් වූවාය. බදුල්ල, හාලි ඇල ප‍්‍රදේශයේ පදිංචිකාරිනියක් වූ ඇය වසර 30කට ආසන්න කාලයක් ශ‍්‍රී ලංකා නිදහස් පක්ෂයේ කාන්තා බලමණ්ඩලයේ ප‍්‍රධාන කි‍්‍රයාකාරී සාමාජිකාවක් ලෙස කටයුතු...

Women’s Forum Myanmar – ASEAN 2014

9 Dec 2014 | 0
From left: Dr. Sepali Kottegoda, Ms. Christ Raeder, Dr. Corazon Claudio, Prof. Dr. Khin NiNi Thein and Dr. Jean D'Cunha The second edition of the Women’s Forum Myanmar – ASEAN 2014 was held in Naypyidaw and Yangon on the 5th and 6th of December 2014. This programme was a joint effort of the Women’s Forum Myanmar together with Women’s Forum...

WMC television talk show: Kadapatha

2 Dec 2014 | 0
tv2 In an effort to delve into the issues that are surrounding women and women’s rights, Women and Media Collective will telecast a series of talk shows on local television channel Swarnavahini, every Thursday at 10 p.m. Audience members are invited...

How far have states in Asia Pacific gone to achieve gender equality?

20 Nov 2014 | 0
unnamed Governments report on gains, key challenges and opportunities Source: Isis International Ministers from the Asia and the Pacific region met today in the Asian and Pacific Conference on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment: Beijing+20 Review to report on their States’...

States Reach Consensus: Stand Alone Goal for Gender Eqaulity is Included

19 Nov 2014 | 0
unnamed Climate change, SOGI, sexual rights, and violence against women among contended issues Source: Isis International Governments at the Asian and Pacific Conference on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment: Beijing+20 Review finalized discussing the draft ministerial outcomes document that will be...
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