Centre for Policy Alternatives on 13 December, 2014

Response to allegations on Colombo Telegraph website

13 December 2014, Colombo, Sri Lanka: In response to allegations made by Uvindu Kurukulasuriya on his website Colombo Telegraph, against the Centre for Policy Alternatives (CPA), CPA contracted Corporate Doctors (PVT) Limited to conduct a special investigation into the allegations. The Executive Summary of their findings can be downloaded here or read online here.

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Centre for Policy Alternatives on 14 November, 2014

INFOGRAPHIC: 5 Facts about Sri Lanka’s Up Country Tamil community

14 November 2014, Colombo, Sri Lanka: This is the second in a series of infographics that have been designed using the latest findings from the ‘Democracy in Post War Sri Lanka’ survey conducted by Social Indicator, the survey research unit of the Centre for Policy Alternatives. In light of the Koslanda landslide tragedy, the findings […]

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Centre for Policy Alternatives on 10 November, 2014

INFOGRAPHIC: #happysrilankans

10 November 2014, Colombo, Sri Lanka: This is the first of a series of infographics that have been designed using the latest findings from the ‘Democracy in Post War Sri Lanka’ survey conducted by Social Indicator, the survey research unit of the Centre for Policy Alternatives. The title of the infographic ‘#happysrilankans’ is the hashtag […]

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Centre for Policy Alternatives on 7 November, 2014

Statement in Response to the Supreme Court Reference No 1/2014

7 November 2014, Colombo, Sri Lanka: The Centre for Policy Alternatives (CPA) is alarmed at recent developments related to Supreme Court Reference No 1/2014 and the processes sought to be used to legitimize a potential third term for President Mahinda Rajapaksa. On 5 November the media reported President Mahinda Rajapaksa as having referred the following […]

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Centre for Policy Alternatives on 1 November, 2014

Allegations on Colombo Telegraph website: Update

An independent verification of all vouchers and documents in CPA’s possession relating to the allegations made against the organization is underway. CPA will release a statement once this has been completed.

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Centre for Policy Alternatives on 28 October, 2014

Top line survey results: Democracy in post-war Sri Lanka 2014

28 October 2014, Colombo, Sri Lanka – According to the latest ‘Democracy in Post War Sri Lanka’ survey conducted by Social Indicator, the survey research unit of the Centre for Policy Alternatives, divisions between people’s opinions when it comes to reconciliation still persist. The state of the economy and cost of living continue to adversely […]

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Centre for Policy Alternatives on 23 October, 2014

STATEMENT ON THE LEGALITY OF THE PROPOSED THIRD PRESIDENTIAL TERM

23 October 2014, Colombo, Sri Lanka: It has been strongly suggested by government sources in recent days that there is to be an early presidential election in January 2015. In this connection, there has been public discussion whether or not President Mahinda Rajapaksa is legally entitled, under the terms of the Eighteenth Amendment to the […]

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