Centre for Policy Alternatives on 13 July, 2017

University-level discussions status of the constitution-making exercise

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A discussion on the current status of the Constitution-making exercise in Sri Lanka was held on the July 6th at the Wayamba University and on 12th of July at the Sripada National College of Education, Patana. The content of the six subcommittee reports on Constitution making, as well as the importance of a new Constitution for Sri Lanka, and how to accelerate the process were topics that were discussed at the event. Lionel Guruge; Senior Researcher of the Centre for Policy Alternatives, as well as Attorney-at-Law S.G. Punchihewa moderated the discussion.

These discussions were carried out in partnership with Friedrich Naumann Foundation.

The event at Wayamba University was organized by Dr. Kelum Wijenayake.

The event at Sripada National College of Education was organized by the President of the college, Ramany Abeynayaka.