Avatar Centre for Policy Alternatives on 23 August, 2014

Samaadana Nokku: February – March 2014 (Peace Monitor in Tamil)

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Avatar Centre for Policy Alternatives on 5 August, 2014

Condemnation of violent attack on discussion with families of the disappeared

5 August 2014, Colombo, Sri Lanka: The Centre for Policy Alternatives (CPA) vehemently condemns the violent attack by a group of Buddhist monks and supporters on a discussion held in Colombo with the families of the disappeared on 4th August 2014. The discussion, at which, families had gathered to share reflections on the search for […]

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Avatar Centre for Policy Alternatives on 29 July, 2014

Vibhasha: April-May 2014 Edition

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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

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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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