Avatar Centre for Policy Alternatives on 20 September, 2013

Joint Statement issued by Main Elections Observation Missions in Sri Lanka

September 18 2013, Colombo, Sri Lanka: The main election observation missions in Sri Lanka, including the CMEV wrote a joint statement addressed to the Commissioner of Elections with a request to make a public statement ensuring the secrecy of ballots cast in the forthcoming Provincial Council Elections. Click here for to view or download the […]

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Avatar Centre for Policy Alternatives on 9 November, 2011

Arbitrary Blocking and Registration of Websites: The Continuing Violation of Freedom of Expression on the Internet

Download this press release in Tamil here, and in Sinhala here. English PDF can be downloaded here. ### 9th November 2011, Colombo, Sri Lanka: We the undersigned civil society organisations and individuals express grave concern over the press release issued by the Director General of the Department of Government Information on 5th November 2011, which […]

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Avatar Centre for Policy Alternatives on 10 October, 2009

Monitoring election violence in Sri Lanka Southern Provincial Council Election 2009: Interim Report

8th October 2009: CMEV has recorded a cumulative total of 95 incidents since its commenced monitoring. Of the total of 95 incidents, the number of Major incidents have gone up to 26 while 69 incidents have been categorized as Minor. The highest number of Major incidents have been reported from the Galle district – 14 […]

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Avatar Centre for Policy Alternatives on 9 October, 2009

Post-war politics

Article written by Sanjana Hattotuwa, Senior Researcher, CPA published in The Sunday Leader, 11 October 2009. Post-war politicsPost-war politicsPost-war politicsPost-war politicsPost-war politicsPost-war politicsPost-war politicsPost-war politicsPost-war politics

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Avatar Centre for Policy Alternatives on 25 May, 2009

Statement from Sri Lankan groups regarding the situation of Muslims – 21 December 2006

Statement from Sri Lankan groups regarding the situation of Muslims Statement from Sri Lankan groups regarding the situation of Muslims – 21 December 2006Statement from Sri Lankan groups regarding the situation of Muslims – 21 December 2006Statement from Sri Lankan groups regarding the situation of Muslims – 21 December 2006

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Avatar Centre for Policy Alternatives on 25 May, 2009

Statement by civil society organisations on space for humanitarian activities focusing on safety, access and restrictions – 18th August 2006

Statement by civil society organisations on space for humanitarian activities focusing on safety, access and restrictions. This statement is available as a PDF in English, Sinhala and Tamil (18th August 2006) Statement by civil society organisations on space for humanitarian activities focusing on safety, access and restrictions – 18th August 2006

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Avatar Centre for Policy Alternatives on 25 May, 2009

Concerns on Legislation to Establish a Reconstruction and Development Authority – 16th June 2005

Press ReleaseConcerns on Legislation to Establish a Reconstruction and Development Authority The Centre for Policy Alternatives (CPA) has raised concerns on the legislation to establish the Reconstruction and Development Authority (RADA), raising several legal and constitutional issues as well as impacting future reconstruction and development activities in Sri Lanka at a consultation held on the […]

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