Volunteerism & ICTs: Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka at a Glance
Get Involved with ICVolunteers' Projects in Sri Lanka
ICVolunteers-Switzerland is the Swiss branch of ICVolunteers. Historically, the Swiss office is the cradle of the whole organization. ICVolunteers has local presence in a growing number of countries, including Sri Lanka.
We invite you to look over what we are doing in the area.
ICVolunteers Projects in Sri Lanka:
Landmines conference: 7th Meeting of the States Parties (7MSP)
While the situation has improved in recent years, antipersonnel landmines are still being laid today, mutilating and killing people together with mines from previous conflicts.
International Dialogue on Human Rights: Issues in Gender and Sexuality
The International Dialogue provided an opportunity for organizations active in advancing sexual orientation, gender and gender identity issues regionally and internationally to gather in Geneva, meet with the new UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, engage in training prior to the next Commission on Human Rights, connect with Brazil and key country missions, identify priorities, strengthen regional networks and develop tools for working together as effectively as possible.
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 08:35:45 GMT
General accused of war abuses named Sri Lanka's army chief CityNews Vancouver
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) â€” A general accused of grave human rights abuses during Sri Lanka's long civil war has been appointed as the country's new army ...More...
Wed, 07 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Workers in Sri Lanka's information communications technology (ICT) sector is expected to grow 16.9 percent in 2019 to 146089 from 124873 in 2018, a survey ...More...
Mon, 29 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Caught in Sri Lanka's anti-Muslim backlash, evicted refugees search for safe homes The New Humanitarian
Hundreds of refugees and asylum seekers in Sri Lanka have spent the past three months searching for safety across the island nation after being swept up in an ...More...