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Solidarity in the time of Corona

Gampaha Human Rights Centre Assists Workers to Return Home Gampaha Human Rights Centre Assists Workers to Return Home Friday, 03 April 2020 The Human Rights Assistance Centre in Gampaha (HRFAC) has initiated a special complaint... More detail
Local Emergency Response Plan to Deal with Virus Local Emergency Response Plan to Deal with Virus Thursday, 02 April 2020 Several members of Addalachenai Local Inter Religious Committee (LIRC) have joined... More detail
DIRCs Reach Out to Help Communities During Covid-19 Crisis DIRCs Reach Out to Help Communities During Covid-19 Crisis Thursday, 02 April 2020 Members of the National Peace Council’s District Inter Religious Committees (DIRCs)... More detail

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Practical Training to Avoid Conflict Practical Training to Avoid Conflict Tuesday, 10 March 2020 A two day training workshop on conflict sensitivity and conflict analysis was conducted...
Master Trainers Take Pluralism to the GrassrootsMaster Trainers Take Pluralism to the Grassroots Master Trainers Take Pluralism to the GrassrootsMaster Trainers Take Pluralism to the Grassroots Friday, 06 March 2020 A two day workshop on Training the Trainers (TOT) on pluralism and conflict management...
Top Diplomats Commend DIRCs Top Diplomats Commend DIRCs Friday, 06 March 2020 Canadian High Commissioner David Mckinnon and US Ambassador Alaina Teplitz paid separate...

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Reclaim Opportunity To Work Together Wednesday, 01 April 2020 The unprecedented 24 hour curfew is stretching to its second successive week. This first week is ending after more than a week of semi-lockdown where work from home was encouraged. The government appears to be taking no chances...
Government Needs to Consider Minority Sentiment - Jehan Perera Friday, 27 March 2020 The government’s inability to obtain the support of the ethnic and religious minorities was visible in the outcome of the presidential election. The popular vote in the districts in which the minority communities predominated...
Paying The Political Cost of Covid-19 For People’s Interests - Jehan Perera Friday, 27 March 2020 For three months Sri Lankans watched the burgeoning coronavirus crisis in other parts of the world with a measure of equanimity as something that was faraway and international rather than national. There was a belief that the...
Sri Lanka Can Provide Positive International Example - Jehan Perera Friday, 27 March 2020 The US government has rejected the war crimes allegations against it in regard to its conduct of the war in Afghanistan. This is yet another indication how governments across the world seek to justify their actions in times of...
Being Part of International Community is Important to Sri Lanka - Jehan Perera Friday, 27 March 2020 The significance of Foreign Minister Dinesh Gunawardena’s speech at the ongoing UN Human Rights Commission session in Geneva must not be missed. There is a possibility it will be, in the greater attention given to the issue...
Unified Political Approach On Handling Covid-19 Crisis Is Necessary - Jehan Perera Wednesday, 25 March 2020 The spread of the Coronavirus is an international calamity. Even though an island, Sri Lanka has not been able to insulate itself from the global impact of the pandemic. The country had an opportunity to miminise the impact of...

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