Research papers

Factors Associated with Female Labour Force Participation in Sri Lanka’s Eastern Province

Using primary data, this study investigates the factors that affect
womens labour market choices and opportunities ...

Women and Land in Sri Lanka: A Literature Review

This literature review is a comprehensive exploration of the history of land tenure in Sri Lanka, recent changes to ...

The Battleground of Sri Lankan History Education : Barriers to Teaching Inclusive Histories

As the separation between those who lived through Sri Lankas civil
war and those ...

Intersecting Marginalities: Social-exclusion of women with disabilities in Sri Lanka

This paper is a study of women living with disabilities in two regions of ...

Estate Workers in Sri Lanka: An Account of the Legal and Policy Framework

This paper looks at the complex legal and policy framework that applies to estate workers. In light of recent legislative changes and a new collective agreement, the paper provides an overview of ...

Tracking Coexistence: Understanding Perceptions of the Religious ‘Other’

The study generates some preliminary findings on how different communities perceive religious tolerance and coexistence. By presenting different life scenarios and ...

Understanding Women’s Livelihood Outcomes and Economic Empowerment in the Eastern Province of Sri Lanka

Since the end of the war in 2009, the Eastern Province of Sri Lanka has benefited ...

IDENTITY, INFECTION AND FEAR:

A PRELIMINARY ANALYSIS OF COVID-19 DRIVERS AND RESPONSES IN SRI LANKA document (PDF) ...

From Combatant to Civilian : The Psychosocial Wellbeing of Ex-combatants in Kilinochchi and Mullaitivu, Sri Lanka

After the end of a nearly three-decade civil war in 2009, the combatants of the ...

Disability Policy Brief for Law Makers, Administrators and other Decision Makers

Sri Lanka has had a Rights-based National Policy on Disability since 2003. The UN Convention on ...