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Samabima Supplement: විපතට පත් වූවන් සොයා ගියෙමි

මූලාශ්‍රය: සමබිම වසර ගණනාවක් පුරා යුද සහ ගැටුම්වලින් විපතට පත් වූ උතුරු නැගෙනහිර දෙමළ මුස්ලිම් ජනතාව, යුද තර්ජිත ගම්මානවල වැසියන්, දකුණේ හමුදා පවුල්වල කාන්තාවන්, 1987 ‐ 89 කාලයේදී විපතට පත් වූ පවුල්වල කාන්තාවන් ඇතුළු විවිධ වූ වින්දිත ජන කණ්ඩායම් සමග වැඩකරන මා අප්‍රේල් 21 දින සිදුවීම්වලින් විපතට පත්වූවන්ද පසුගිය 13 වන දින සිදුවූ ජාතිවාදී ගැටුම්වලින් … Continue reading Samabima Supplement: විපතට පත් වූවන් සොයා ගියෙමි

Statement by women’s rights organizations on the violence on Easter Sunday 2019

Image: Ada Derana Download Statement We condemn the bloody attacks in Negombo, Colombo and Batticaloa, in churches and hotels, on 21 April 2019, Easter Sunday. We send our deepest condolences to those grieving the loss of their loved ones, friends and colleagues. We commit to upholding the values of peace and coexistence on the island. … Continue reading Statement by women’s rights organizations on the violence on Easter Sunday 2019

Women’s day radio programme (IWD 2019)

In celebration of International Women’s Day 2019, the Women and Media Collective (WMC) together with the Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation (SLBC) organised an event to be aired on radio, which featured a panel discussion along with musical performances by popular local female artists. Under the theme “the role of women leaders for an ethical political … Continue reading Women’s day radio programme (IWD 2019)

Social media workshop for local councilors (Ampara)

A workshop on Social Media for local council women members in the Ampara District was held in the Advanced Technological Institute Section in Samanthurai. This was a one day workshop held on the 17th of December 2018. 26 women local council members participated in the workshop. Both Sinhala and Tamil members attended the workshop where … Continue reading Social media workshop for local councilors (Ampara)

Demonstration: Women mobilise for an ethical political culture

As women and citizens of this country we denounce the blatant attempt to grab and retain power at any cost. Our politicians believe power and brute force can win over rights and principles. Their actions have led to political and financial uncertainty. Women bear an unfair burden of thecost of political and financial uncertainty. The … Continue reading Demonstration: Women mobilise for an ethical political culture