Centre for Policy Alternatives on 23 August, 2007

Security, Independence and Liberty after September 11th: Getting the Balance Right

Background paper presented by Sanjana Hattotuwa at 'Security, Independence and Liberty after September 11th: Getting the Balance Right', a conference organised by the 21st Century Trust on 12th to 18th May 2002 at Klingenthal Castle, near Strasbourg, France. The conference examined the dynamics of the socio-political spectrum, with an examination of the profound implications of […]

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Centre for Policy Alternatives on 23 August, 2007

Strengthening the Peace Process: Opportunities and Challenges

The report of the proceedings of a seminar titled “Strengthening the Peace Process: Opportunities and Challenges” organised by the Departments of Surgery and History of the University of Jaffna and the Centre for Policy Alternatives (CPA), held from 18th to 20th May 2002. The seminar was chaired by Prof. S. K. Sitrampalam of the Department […]

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Centre for Policy Alternatives on 23 August, 2007

Tools for News Management in Conflict Situations

The Centre for Policy Alternatives (CPA) and International Media Support (IMS), an international media development organisation based in Copenhagen, organised a two-day seminar on 'Tools for News Management in Conflict Situations', from 13th to 15th June 2002 at Golden Sun Resort, Kudawaskaduwa, Kalutara. A report of the programme of activities can be downloaded here. Tools […]

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Centre for Policy Alternatives on 23 August, 2007

Case Studies and Online Advocacy Principles within the context of ICT and Conflict Transformation

Discussion paper on 'Case Studies and Online Advocacy Principles within the context of ICT and Conflict Transformation', written by Sanjana Hattotuwa, Research Associate, CPA, for Oneworld South Asia Regional Partners Meeting, 3-4 February 2003, Delhi, India.Case Studies and Online Advocacy Principles within the context of ICT and Conflict Transformation

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Centre for Policy Alternatives on 23 August, 2007

Human Rights and the Peace Process

Report of seminar organised by the Centre for Policy Alternatives (CPA), and the Berghof Foundation for Conflict Studies on ?Human Rights and the Peace Process? on 13th February 2003.Human Rights and the Peace Process

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Centre for Policy Alternatives on 23 August, 2007

“The Prohibition of Forcible Conversion of Religion” Bill

“The Prohibition of Forcible Conversion of Religion” Bill The Centre for Policy Alternatives filed a petition in the Supreme Court on the 27th of July 2004, challenging the constitutionality of the Draft Bill tilted the ‘Prohibition of Forcible Conversion of Religion’. The Bill prohibits the conversion of any person from one religion to another by […]

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Centre for Policy Alternatives on 23 August, 2007

Human Rights Violations of Internally Displaced Persons and Government Policies classified by reference to the UN Guiding Principles on Internal Displacement

A study of ‘Human Rights Violations of Internally Displaced Persons and Government Policies classified by reference to the UN Guiding Principles on Internal Displacement’ prepared by the Legal Unit of CPA and presented at a Seminar on Human Rights of Internally Displaced Persons – The Sri Lankan Challenge’ held at the Sri Lanka Foundation Institute […]

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