Women Claiming Rights: Using normative frameworks of UNSCR 1325 & CEDAW

13 Mar 2014 | 0
Women Claiming Rights-UNSCR-1 copy Study on Women Affected by Conflict in Post War Sri Lanka: Selected cases of Marginalisation and Poverty, Female Headed Households, Female Ex-Combatants, Land Rights and Domestic...

Sol 2014 Issue 1

21 Aug 2014 | 0
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Rapes surge in Sri Lanka amid weak laws

18 Aug 2014 | 0
Incidents of rape have increased 20 percent in last two years as current law fails to criminalise domestic sex attacks. Source: Al Jazeera Colombo, Sri Lanka – Recent allegations that a naval officer in the northern city of Jaffna raped...

Call for papers: CENWOR Fourteenth National Convention on Women’s studies, November 2014

12 Aug 2014 | 0
An opportunity for researchers on women’s issues to present papers and discuss empirical experiences....

EYA 2014

12 Aug 2014 | 0
Eya banner The first issue of EYA, WMC’s Sinhala magazine, for the year 2014 covers Women and...

Migrant SHADOW report consultation

8 Aug 2014 | 0
IMG_9645 The very first migrant SHADOW report consultation meeting was held at the Women and Media Collective on the 1st of August, 2014. Women migrant groups from Gampaha, Kandy, Rambukkana, Kurunegala and Ja-ela reviewed various aspects of Sri Lanka’s migrant women...

Trade union women meet

6 Aug 2014 | 0
2014_07_31_1842 Women affiliated to trade unions in the country gathered on the 31st of July, 2014 to discuss several key prospects that will influence the future of trade union women. Thirty eight members belonging to the trade union women united group...

Keep hands off Civil Society

17 Jul 2014 | 0
2014_07_17_1616 Civil Society organisations staged a protest rally in front of the Colombo Fort railway station yesterday against the circular issued by the Secretariat under the Ministry of Defence repressing all NGO’s from conducting conferences, workshops, trainings for journalists and issuing...

New Media training for women in Sri Lanka – HerSpace

10 Jul 2014 | 0
IMG_9483 A technical training workshop on programme planning for women’s groups in Sri Lanka was held in Colombo on the 30th of June 2014. With new web platforms constantly emerging Women and Media Collective felt the need to update women in...
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