June 01st is considered ‘Voter’s Day’ in Sri Lanka. There were several awareness programs and gatherings to celebrate this special day during the first week of this month. CMEV also celebrated it in partnership with the Election Commission, and was able to print over 30,000 stickers in trilingual to promote voter registration.
A critical dialogue on ‘the new provincial council’s election system” organized by the Centre for Monitoring Election Violence (CMEV) in partnership with People’s Action for Free & Fair Elections (PAFFREL) with the participation of all key stakeholders including Election Commission of Sri Lanka, Ministry of Provincial Councils and Local Government, political parties and Academia as well as Civil Society Leaders held recently in Colombo.
A brief review article was submitted under the title of “ Local Authorities Elections: Some Observations on Post Election Results Period, Lesson Learnt and Way Forward” by Gayani Premathilake, Attorney – At- Law, Legal Officer, Ministry of Provincial Councils & Local Government and Manjula Gajanayake, National Coordinator – CMEV in this event.
Download the document in Tamil and Sinhala.
Download the Local Authorities Election 2018 – Media Communique as at 10.00am in English Tamil and Sinhala.
Download the media communique as at 20:00 H, 08th February 2018, here.
Download the full pamphlet here or see the images below.
Download the full pamphlet here or see images below.