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International Women's Day

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The Tyranny of the Kitchen Spoon for Sri Lanka’s Women

( Sri Lankan woman washing rice. Credit: Simone D. McCourtie/World Bank) by Dileni Gunewardena. A common Sri Lankan proverb states that a woman’s wisdom only extends...

International Women’s Day 2016 takes on gender parity

by Emily Crockett on March 8, 2016. March 8 is International Women's Day, celebrated in today's Google Doodle with a video asking women all over...

Sri Lanka WAN Declares March 08 as Dark Day

While all over the world women celebrate International Women's Day ON 08th March Women's Action Group has declared the March 08 as a Dark...
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Take immediate steps to secure Shani Abeysekara and ensure the best possible treatment – HRCSL to Commissioner of Prison

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Sri Lanka HR alert: Life threatening continued detention of Shani Abeysekara.

1. Senior Superintendent of Police and former Criminal Investigations Department (CID) Director Shani Abeysekara was arrested on 31 July 2020, by the Colombo Crime...

Provide urgent medical care and facilitate bail for Shani Abeysekara – Families of the victims appeal to AG

The daughter of murdered journalist Lasantha Wickrematunge and four other family members of missing persons have requested the Attorney General to provide urgent medical...

The Office on Missing Persons (OMP) publishs a list of complaints and information regarding missing and disappeared persons

Image: from the remembrance wall at OMP office August 30. 2019. (c) Sunanda Deshapriya. The Office on Missing Persons (OMP) is publishing a List of...