Events – Friends of AWAW
With the support of the German Development Cooperation AWAW brought in 10-16
From 2003 -2005 AWAW with the support of the Canadian International Development
AWAW responded to the tsunami disaster in two general ways; one through
A significant milestone for AWAW in the early stage of its establishment
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Launch of the “Sri Lanka Policy Forum”
In accordance for the “Program on Peace Building and Rights” Friends of AWAW together with Columbia University’s Institute for the Study of Human Rights launched Sri Lanka Policy forum on the 13th June 2016 at University of Columbia New York.
This event featured the special presence of Ms. Nisha Desai Biswal , Former Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs – United States Department of State.
Watch the proceedings of the launch below.
“The Road to Reconciliation: Justice, Hope and Dignity in Sri Lanka”
The Permanent Mission of Sri Lanka to the United Nations together with The Ministry of Women and Child Affairs of Sri Lanka in collaboration with International Civil Society Action Network & Association of War Affected Women organized a Panel Discussion on “The Road to Reconciliation: Justice, Hope and Dignity in Sri Lanka” on the occasion of the 60th session of CSW at the Sri Lankan mission in New York.
Hon. Minister of Women of Sri Lanka Ms. Chandrani Bandara, Hon. Minister of Defense South Africa, AWAW Chair Ms. Visaka Dharmadasa and the Executive Director of ICAN Ms. Sanam Anderlini was in this panel.