Date & time: June 16, 2022 14:00-16:00 (JST) Format: Online (Zoom)
Participants: 18 Participants (AHI alumni and their working partners)
1) To understand the current socio-economic and political situation in Sri Lanka
-how has this disrupted normal life in the country,
-what were the structural causes, policy mistakes, which led to the present crisis.
-what challenges do we foresee further.
2) To explore the roles of the civil society and the government to overcome this situation?
3) To explore the lessons for other countries to learn from Sri Lanka crisis and actions should be taken by each/in solidarity
Organizing team members
Pradeep (NAFSO, ILDC 2015)
Francis (NAFSO, ILDC 1995)
Jesu (NAFSO, ILDC 2010)
Wasantha (VOICE, ILDC 2015)
Ruwan (VOICE, ILDC 2019)
Siva (HDO, ILDC 1997)
Loges (HDO, ILDC 2005)
Overall situation in Sri Lanka
Sectoral specifics - what we are doing with people
Organizing team is planning actions for short-term issues. Discussion for long term issues will also be followed.