Avatar Centre for Policy Alternatives on 25 July, 2014

Concerns on the Expansion of the Mandate of the Commission of Inquiry to Investigate into Complaints Regarding Missing Persons

25 July 2014, Colombo, Sri Lanka: The Centre for Policy Alternatives (CPA) is deeply concerned by the Government of Sri Lanka’s (GOSL) dilution of the primary mandate of the Presidential Commission of Inquiry to Investigate into Complaints Regarding Missing Persons (COI). These concerns arise from the Gazette No.187/18, issued on 15th July 2014 expanding the […]

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Avatar Centre for Policy Alternatives on 23 July, 2014

Constitutional and Legal Framework Governing Religious Freedom and Related Issues

23 July 2014, Colombo, Sri Lanka: More than a month after the events in Aluthgama, many questions remain in terms of justice and accountability regarding these and others developments related to ethnic and religious freedom in Sri Lanka. These questions are even more poignant as we mark 31 years since the deadly pogrom of July […]

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Avatar Centre for Policy Alternatives on 3 July, 2014

Saama Vimarshi – July 2014 edition

Download the July 2014 edition of Saama Vimarshi here or read it online here.

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Avatar Centre for Policy Alternatives on 18 June, 2014

CPA Condemns Religious Intolerance and Violence

18th June 2014, Colombo, Sri Lanka: The Centre for Policy Alternatives (CPA) strongly condemns the violence unleashed in Aluthgama, Beruwela and Dharga Town over the past few days. More than five years after the end of the war and thirty years after the 1983 pogrom, lessons have yet to be learnt on coexistence, non-violence, peace and […]

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Avatar Centre for Policy Alternatives on 12 June, 2014

Partnership to protect free expression online: Project Galileo

12 June 2014, Colombo, Sri Lanka: The Centre for Policy Alternatives is pleased to welcome the launch of Project Galileo by CloudFlare as a global launch partner. Announcing the launch of the new initiative, CloudFlare notes, Project Galileo’s goal is to protect free expression online. Sites can participate in Project Galileo if they meet the following criteria: They are […]

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Avatar Centre for Policy Alternatives on 29 May, 2014

‘Puravasi Sabhava’ publications in Sinhala and Tamil

  ‘Puravasi Sabhava’ publications in Sinhala and Tamil can be accessed here. Puravesi sabhava Tamil book (CPA) Puravesi sabhava – Leaflet (CPA) Puravesi sabhava Sinhala book (CPA)  

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Avatar Centre for Policy Alternatives on 17 May, 2014

CPA Newsletter – First Quarter 2014

Read all about CPA’s activities over the first quarter of 2014 here or download the newsletter as a PDF here.

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