Panama people complain to Human Right commission of Sri Lanka onIllegal transfer of their lands Representative from Alliance for Protection of Panampaththuwa together with representatives from People's alliance for Right to Land (PARL) civil organisational network loge a complain in HRC in Sri Lanka challenging the duty of divisional secretary of Ampara district on illegal land transfer to the presidential secretariat during previous government. According to related official documents of Ampara district divisional secretariat office ...

Women Federation conducted a press briefing to highlight issues of Women in North A press briefing was conducted by the women federation to reveal the political, social and economical issues they are facing in North and east especially after ending of war.Representatives from Mannar, Jaffna, Trincomalee, Baticaloa and Ampara were participated to the event and revealed the present issues they facing as women who lost their breadwinners of the family. Among several issues ...

Mid year gathering of National Women Federation conducted successfully women leaders from 12 districts were gathered today (21/07/2015) to evaluate work carried out during past 6 moths period and prepare future work plans as national entity for women in the country.Mr. Herman Kumara, National convenor of National Fisheries Solidarity Movement addressing the meeting, explained the present political situation of the country and to explain the women role in make ...

Today NAFSO women,s wing started an experience exchange program among women from North, East and West with the intention of build strong relationship among women in different cultures, geographical areas and mainly strengthening the women who lost their breadwinners in North and East during war.35 Women from 5 districts in North and East provinces met Women in Negombo fisheries villages ...

Panama Displaced People on Fire - Going to Reclaim Their Lands grabbed by "Unknown Persons" “Today we are back to our lands” says Panama PeopleAfter forceful chasing away from their lands by unknown armed persons, Paanama, Raigamwela, Sashtrawela people were displaced since 17 July 2010.However, it is well known fact that there is no possibility to enter outside group into their lands with out attention of military as they are within 500 meters away from ...

Say No To Mahinda- Black Protest in Colombo Civil society organisations staged a protest against issuing nomination toMahinda Rajapakshathe former president, to re enter the parliament. President Maithripala Sirisena has issued nomination as leader of Sri Lanka Freedom party, leading party of United Peoples Freedom Alliance which ruled the country since 1994.Street Protest Movement, a coalition of civil society organisations lead the protest. During the presidential election in ...

Victims of Panama Land Grabbing says We will reclaim Our Lands "We will get back our lands in Paanama on 15th" Says Somasiri the leader of Paanampatthu Protection org.Paanama, Raigamwela, Ulpassa communities were forcefully chased away by unknown armed group on 16 July 2010. Since then the displaced 150 families were displaced and living in many places in Paanama area. The total amount of land grbbed illegly was 1220 acres from ...

Women are Educated on CEDAW Partner organization of National Fisheries Solidarity Movement in Karuwalagaswewa (Puttlam District) organize and commences an education program on 7th July 2015, for women in Karuwalagaswewa DS division on (UN) Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) which was adopted in 1979 by the UN General Assembly and signed by Sri Lanka in 1981.85 women from ...

Placing territorial action at the heart of the response to climate challengeLyon, Rhône-Alpes Region, 2nd July 2015Fighting against climate change, by limiting global warming below 2°C, while keeping in perspective the adequacy of a 1.5°C objective as stated in the Cancun Agreements, is a challenge for humankind. It puts an obligation on our national Governments as well as on all ...

Negombo Youth on action Targeting two crucial UN summits towards the end of the year will offer the opportunity to bring about impactful change, worldwide coalition of Action 2015 Sri Lanka together with National Fisheries Solidarity Movement, Sri Vimukthi Fisher Women Organization, Nanadiriya Organisation, Catholic church conducted an youth action date. A walk for Defeat the Poverty, Minimise the changes in climate by preventing ...

Say no to Mahinda Civil Society groups lead by the trade unions gathered at Colombo today say No to Mahinda again. The aspirations of 6.2 million people were to Mahinda go home at the Presidential Election 2015 and was able to made it.When it come to the General election 2015 power mongering Mahinda kept trying to get the nominations from SLFP or UPFA which ...

Black Resist - on 10th July Civil Society organising a black resisting day against giving nomination for former president Mahind Rajapaksha to contest for the forthcomming parliamentary election from United Peoples Freedom Alliance (UPFA) party. Protest will commence on 10th of July, starting from 2.00PM and begin from Technical Junction of Pettah. Civil Organisations and many political parties work together to defeat MR during the presidencial ...

යහපාලනය යටතේත් ඉඩම් කොල්ලය සිදුවෙනවා පෙර පැවති සෑම රජයක් යටතේ මෙන්ම මෛත්රිපාල සිරිසේන ජනාධිපතිවරයාගේ යහපාලන රජය යටතේද ශ්රි ලංකාවේ ධීවර ප්රජාවන් සතු ඉඩම් සංවිධානාත්මකව රාජ්ය බලය යොදා අත්පත්කර ගනිමින් සිටින්නේ යැයි ජාතික ධීවර සහයෝගිතා ව්යාපාරය චෝදනා කරයි. නොයෙක් නම් වලින් ක්රියාත්මක කරනු ලබන රාජ්ය ව්යාපෘතීන් විසින් ගොවි සහ ධීවර ප්රජාවන් සතු ඉඩම් බලහත්කාරයෙන් රජය සතු කර ගනිමින් සිටිම සම්බන්ධයෙන් JDSවෙත අදහස් පළ කළ සංවිධානයේ ලේකම් ...

Protest On Village level Issues Marumalachchi women federation of District Fisheries and Agriculture Solidarity Movement in Batticoloa District stage a protest and march on Human elephant coexistence issues, Land & House issues and demanding basic needs. The protest and march was organized at Batticaloa twon yesterday more than 200 women representing from Kithul, Sarvodayanagar, Welikakandi, Thumpalaicholai, Urukamam and Kopaveli villages. Women'and Men leaders and activists ...

NAFSO meets Prime Minister, Handed Over the VG SSF and VGGT Books in Singhala language National Convener of National Fisheries Solidarity movement handed over the Singhala translation of FAO published Voluntary Guideline on Small Scale Fisheries (VG-SSF) and Singhala Translation of Voluntary guideline on Governance of Tenure (VGGT) prepared and printed by NAFSO to the Prime Minister of Sri Lanka, Mr Ranil Wicramasinghe. He showed his willingness to give a time to a discussion on ...

ශ්‍රී ලංකාවේ සංචාරක කර්මාන්තයේ දියුණුවත් සමඟ ධීවරයන් ඇතුළු වෙරළාසන්න ජනතාවට බරපතල ගැටලුවලට මුහුණදීමට සිදු වූ බව ධීවර වෘත්තීය සමිති නායකයෝ පවසති.පසුගිය රජය මහා පරිමාණ වශයෙන් ක්‍රියාත්මක කළ සංචාරක කර්මාන්තය ප්‍රවර්ධනය කිරීමේ ප්‍රතිපත්තිය හේතුවෙන් පරම්පරා ගණනාවක් මුළුල්ලේ සිය ජීවිකාව වූ තල්මසුන් සහ ඩොල්ෆින් මසුන් නැරඹීමේ රැකියාව අතහැර දැමීමට සිදුවීමේ තත්වයක් උදාවී ඇති බව නිලාවේලි සංචාරක යාත්‍රා සහ සේවා සපයන්නන්ගේ සමූපකාර සමිතියේ ...

10 ජුනි 2015 ශ්‍රී ලංකාවේ සංචාරක කර්මාන්තයේ දියුණුවත් සමඟ ධීවරයන් ඇතුළු වෙරළාසන්න ජනතාවට බරපතල ගැටලුවලට මුහුණදීමට සිදු වූ බව ධීවර වෘත්තීය සමිති නායකයෝ පවසති.ධීවර ජනතාවගේ රැකියාව සහ වාසස්ථාන අහිමි වූවා පමණක් නොව පරිසරයටද බරපතල විනාශයක් සිදු වූ බවයි, ලෝක ධීවර සම්මේලනයේ ශ්‍රී ලංකා නියෝජිත හර්මන් කුමාර බීබීසී සංදේශයට කියා සිටියේ.ඔහු ඒ බව කියා සිටියේ සංචාරක කර්මාන්තය හේතුවෙන් ගිලිහී ගිය මානව ...

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