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SRI LANKA  By Worid Health Organization

POPULATION AND DEMOGRAPHICS. CROSS-CUTTING SRMNCAH. SEXUAL AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH. VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN. MATERNAL AND NEWBORN HEALTH. POLICY / LAW / GUIDELINE. CHILD HEALTH. ADOLESCENT ...Read more >

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SRI LANKA CASE STUDY: INVESTIGATING POTENTIAL FOR SRI LANKACHINA-UK TRILATERAL COOPERATION  By Jing Gu and Pei Fang Chua

In international development today, we see a surge of South-South cooperation, that is, the response of countries in the Global South to the longstanding hegemony of countries in the Global North (Gray and Gills 2016). Trilateral cooperation is a form of innovative SouthSouth cooperation that ‘involves development actors mainly from the global South and also a wide range of actors, drawing from their respective strengths and working towards ...Read more >

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SRI LANKA  By Congressional Research Service

The Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, known as Ceylon until 1972, is a constitutional democracy in South Asia with relatively high levels of development. It is strategically located in the Indian Ocean off the southeastern tip of India’s Deccan Peninsula. The island nation was settled by successive waves of migration from India beginning in the 5th -century BC. Indo-Aryans from northern India established Sinhalese Buddhist kingdoms in the central part of the ...Read more >

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SRI LANKAS NORTH II : REBUILDING UNDER THE MILITARY  

Sri Lankas military is dominating the reconstruction of the Northern Province, weakening international humanitarian efforts and worsening tensions with the ethnic Tamil majority. Since the war ended in 2009, hundreds of millions of dollars have poured into the province, but the local populations, mostly left destitute by the conflict, have seen only slight improvements in their ...Read more >

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THE LIBERATION TIGERS OF TAMIL EELAM : A REVOLUTION IN MILITARY AFFAIRS  

For twenty six years, the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) waged a protracted secessionist insurgency against the government of Sri Lanka (GoSL) with the aim of creating an independent homeland for the countrys minority Sri Lankan Tamil ...Read more >

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