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பெண்கள் ஒருபோதிலுமே ஆண் களுக்கு பின்தங்கிய நிலையில் இருக்கலாகாது

பெண்கள் ஒருபோதிலுமே ஆண் களுக்கு பின்தங்கிய நிலையில் இருக்கலாகாது

இலங்கையில் பெண்கள்  அவர்கள் பணியிடங்களில் துன்புறுத்தல்களை எதிர்கொள்வது வழமையான விடயமாக காணப்படுகின்றது.
நான் பணிபுரியும் நிறுவனத்தில் பணியில் அக்கறையற்ற நபர்களிற்கு  இடமில்லை என்ற கடுமையானகொள்கையை பின்பற்றுகின்றோம் .தங்கள் சக பணியாளர்களை வம்பிற்கு இழ…

by · Monday, 19 March 2018 · Sri Lanka
ශ්රී ලාංකික කාන්තාව කිසිදිනක පුරුෂයකු ඉදිරියේ පසුබට විය යුතු නැත

ශ්රී ලාංකික කාන්තාව කිසිදිනක පුරුෂයකු ඉදිරියේ පසුබට විය යුතු නැත

ශ්‍ර‍ී ලංකාවේ කාන්තාවන් නිරතුරුව රැකියා ස්ථානවලදී හිංසනයන්ට ගොදුරු වන අතර සමහර කාන්තාවන් උසස්වීම් අහිමි ව ගොස්, සිය පුරුෂ වෘත්තීය සගයින්ට වඩා අඩු වේතන ලැබී, ලිංගික හිංසනයන්ට ද ලක්ව තිබිණ.
මා සේවය කරන සමාගමෙහි දැඩි “අවහිර නොකිරීමේ” ප්‍රතිපත්තියක් පවතී….

by · Monday, 19 March 2018 · Sri Lanka
Sri Lankan women should not take a back seat to men

Sri Lankan women should not take a back seat to men

Women in Sri Lanka routinely experience sexual harassment in the workplace. Some have been denied promotions, been paid less than their male peers, and sexually harassed at work
We have a strict ‘no jerks’ policy at the company where I work. It means …

by · Monday, 19 March 2018 · Oman, Sri Lanka
South Asia’s prosperity will require more women to work for pay

South Asia’s prosperity will require more women to work for pay

South Asia has enjoyed a growth rate of 6 percent a year over the past 20 years. This has translated into declining poverty and improvements in health and education. While worthy of celebration as we mark International Women’s Day, the success could …

by · Wednesday, 7 March 2018 · India, Sri Lanka
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.    
International…

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
Colombo: Beyond concrete and asphalt

Colombo: Beyond concrete and asphalt

To ensure their city remains sustainable, Colombo’s citizens need to co-exist and build harmonious relationships with natural ecosystems and the biodiversity that thrives in them
Protecting nature in Sri Lanka’s capital for resilience and sustainabili…

by · Tuesday, 13 February 2018 · Sri Lanka