Connections Video ~ Space for Right to Dissent

Connections Productions Team: Shifan Ahmed | Jovita Arulanantham, Bhagya Rajapakse | Amanda De Silva Featuring on the Connections Programme of Jul 2, 2012 are: The Right to Dissent: Under Threat? The space left in Sri Lanka for dissent comes into question again with the recent threats and intimidation leveled at Dr. Nirmal Ranjith Dewasiri of …

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Pope hopes for a ‘global joint solution’ to Sri Lanka’s reconciliation

The “steps taken to favour socio-economic development, and reconciliation among the communities hit by the long internal conflict which has affected” Sri Lanka, and the hope that “a global joint solution may soon be found corresponding to the legitimate expectations of all the parties involved” dominated this morning’s meeting between Benedict XVI and President Mahinda …

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