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    6th and 7th of October 2017 @ SIDA Center, Hatton Institute of Social Development in collaboration with Plantation Sector Social Forum.Read more
  • Introductory Workshop for Truth & Reconciliation Forum

    Truth and Reconciliation Forum (TRF); a newly formed coalition of CSOs to execute its role as an advocacy and monitoring body to take the mandate of the transitional justice process initiated by the government held an introductory workshop in Colombo on 20th November, 2016. Read more
  • Handing over the delimitation study to hon. minister Mano Ganesan on 29th January 2016 at the ministry of National Co-Existence Dialogue & Official Language. Read more
  • Orientation Discussions on Promoting Women Candidates for the Local Government Elections

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  • ISD Host 2016 Asian Sites of Conscience Regional Workshop....

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  • ISD has always considered youth as a crucial group to work with and continue to conduct various programs to raise awareness on different thematic areas. Series of Gender & Youth workshops were held in the month of June in Nuwara Eliya.........Read more
  • Transitional Justice

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  • Global Initiative for Justice, Truth +Reconciliation

    Institute of Social Development in collaboration with International Coalition for Sites of Conscience conducted series of island wide workshops.......Read more
  • UN Special Rapporteur on Minority Issues Ms. Rita Izsak Ndiaye pays a visit to Institute of Social Development (ISD) to discuss the prevailing right based issues of the Hill Country Tamil People
  • Annual General Meeting- 2016

  • Remembering the Tea Plantation workers contribution towards 150 years of Ceylon Tea Exhibition and Conference

The Sri Lankan Tea Day Memorialization_2017 October

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The Sri Lankan Tea Day Memorialization_2017

snap5The Sri Lankan Tea Produces bias exporters ministry of plantation industriesThe Sri Lankan Tea Produces bias exporters ministry of plantation industries and all other stake holders of the industry hold as an event to remember the 150 years Tea History which falls in the year 2017. All the events conducted by the stake holders of the industry not given prominent place for the contribution of the marginalized tea workers who employ directly and indirectly over one milllion people since established.  In this context the ISD has organized a two days event highliting the contribution made by the working class of Tea industry and memorializing living patterns. Further, ISD had organized an exhibition outreaching the tea plantation worker's history , Literatre,  political struggles and trade union movements,  in archive. And the second day follows with the paper presentation covering socio, political, economical transformation. The Two Days exhibition was viewedby over 2000 spectators and students were also participated in the program.

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