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Media Statement: Trade Unions to Raise Women Workers’ Rights at May Day Rallies

Media Statement: Trade Unions to Raise Women Workers’ Rights at May Day Rallies

This year, Sri Lankan Trade Unions are planning to highlight the Rights of Women Workers as part of the issues that will be raised in the workers’ rallies on May 1st. A number of Trade Union women members will be raising banners and placards focusing on women workers’ rights in Sri Lanka. Image from...

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Media Statement: International Migrants Day 2012

Action Network for Migrant Workers (ACTFORM) has issued a media statement in lieu of International Migrants Day 2012. It’s available in Sinhala, Tamil and...

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WMC Director Dr. Sepali Kottegoda at the National Conference on “The Role of Women in Reconciliation”

WMC Director Dr. Sepali Kottegoda at the National Conference on “The Role of Women in Reconciliation”

WMC Director Dr. Sepali Kottegoda spoke at the National Conference on “The Role of Women in Reconciliation” on the 23rd of July 2012. Her presentation Do Women play a role in Sri Lanka’s ‘Reconciliation’?: Gender dynamics in the transition from war to peace can be found below. Photo...

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Media Statement on the Incidence of Sexual Violence against Women and Children

Media Statement on the Incidence of Sexual Violence against Women and Children

WMC has issued a media statement on the recent spate of incidents of violence against women and children. We urge state institutions such as the Ministry of Women’s Affairs and Child Development, the Ministry of Justice, the Child Protection Authority and the Department of Police to act immediately to stop this wave of violence against women and children....

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Newspaper advertisements for the amendment of Local Authorities Election Act

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Shadowing the State through CEDAW – A Compilation of the Sri Lanka NGO Shadow Report, CEDAW Concluing Observations and Other Documents

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Letter Regarding Nominations for Provincial Council Elections

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Media Statement- Protest letter on abduction of journalist Krishni Ifham

A number of women for civil society organizations issued a media statement to all media institutions condemning the abduction of journalist Krishni Ifham on the 24th of June...

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