Articles by: Idah Z. Pswarayi-Riddihough

It’s time to #PressForProgress for Sri Lanka’s women!

It’s time to #PressForProgress for Sri Lanka’s women!

 

Starting today, March 8, we at the World Bank are embarking on a year-long effort to rally the government, our development partners, the private sector and the public to see how we can really deliver results for Sri Lanka’s women.    
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by · Wednesday, 7 March 2018 · Sri Lanka
இலங்கையில் பெண்களின் முன்னேற்றத்திற்காக உழைப்பதற்கான காலம் இது!

இலங்கையில் பெண்களின் முன்னேற்றத்திற்காக உழைப்பதற்கான காலம் இது!

 

இன்று மார்ச் 8ம் திகதி தொடக்கம் உலக வங்கியைச் சேர்ந்த நாம் ஆரம்பித்துள்ள இந்த வேலைத்திட்டத்தினூடாக  நாட்டின் அரசாங்கம், அபிவிருத்திப் பங்காளர்கள், தனியார் துறையினர் மற்றும் பொதுமக்களையும் இணைத்துக் கொண்டு எங்ஙனம் இலங்கைப் பெண்களின் நிலையை முன்னேற்ற…

by · Wednesday, 7 March 2018 · Sri Lanka
ම‍ෙය ශ්‍රී ලාංකික කාන්තාවට “දියුණුව පි‍ණිස වැඩ කිරීමට“ කාලයයි.

ම‍ෙය ශ්‍රී ලාංකික කාන්තාවට “දියුණුව පි‍ණිස වැඩ කිරීමට“ කාලයයි.

 

මාර්තු 8වන දින, එනම් අද දින පටන් ලෝක බැංකු වේ අප සැම රජය, අපගේ සංවර්ධන හවුල්කරුවන්, පුද්ගලික අංශය සහ මහජනතාව හා එක්ව, වසරක් මුළුල්ලේ කර්තව්‍යයන් ප‍ෙළ ගස්වමින් ශ්‍රී ලාංකීය කාන්තාව වෙත සැබැවින්ම ප්‍ර‍තිඵල හිමිකර ද‍ෙන්නේ ක‍ෙසේ දැයි විමසා බලන්න‍ෙමු.  …

by · Wednesday, 7 March 2018 · Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka at 70: Looking back and forward

Sri Lanka at 70: Looking back and forward

A view from the 2018 Independence Day parade. At 70, Sri Lanka has accomplished a lot in its seven decades as an independent nation. Credit: World Bank
Like many Sri Lankans across the country, I joined Sri Lanka’s 70th Independence Day festivities ea…

by · Thursday, 22 February 2018 · Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka at 70: Looking back and forward

Sri Lanka at 70: Looking back and forward

A view from the 2018 Independence Day parade. At 70, Sri Lanka has accomplished a lot in its seven decades as an independent nation. Credit: World Bank
Like many Sri Lankans across the country, I joined Sri Lanka’s 70th Independence Day festivities ea…

by · Thursday, 22 February 2018 · Sri Lanka
The quest for a well-resourced holiday meal

The quest for a well-resourced holiday meal

Holidays for me have always been about family and food. A time to relax, catch-up with loved ones and eat good food.  When it’s our turn to cook, my husband and I take time to plan the menu. A central part of our meals are vegetables and fresh fruits…

by · Tuesday, 19 December 2017 · Sri Lanka