Category Archives: Media Campaign

ILO GBDN NEWS LETTER GIVES PUBLICITY TO EFC NETWORK ON DISABILITY

The International Labour Organisation, Global Business Disability Network news letter published an article on The Employers’ Federation of Ceylon, Training & Disability Resource Centre in May 2019. Please read the article on:

 

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Manique Gunaratne

Advisory Board – CENWOR Employment for Women with Disabilities Project

CRI SRI LANKA GIVES PUBLICITY FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

CRI (China Radio International) Sri Lanka invited Ms. Manique Gunaratne of The Employers’ Federation of Ceylon to speak on “Buddhism and women with disabilities” at a one hour live radio programme on Duruthu poya day in January 2019.

 

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Manique, Tissera and Tharidu recording the programme.

 

Manique Gunaratne

Vice President – Rehab Lanka Sports Club for Persons with Disabilities

EFC SUPPORTS NAVAGEEVANA REHABILITATION CENTRE

The Employers’ Federation of Ceylon will support Navageevana Rehabilitation Centre in Tangalle in conducting training programmes for persons with disabilities in the Southern province. Ms. Manique Gunaratne and Ms. Ayasana Gunasekera from The Employers’ Federation of Ceylon did a study tour in January 2019 to explore the possibilities of training opportunities.

 

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1 Making prosthetics.

2 Manique and Ayasana at the play house made of empty plastic bottles by children with disabilities.

3 Play house made of empty plastic bottles by children with disabilities.

4 School for children with disabilities.

5 Craft shop with craft items made by persons with disabilities.

6 Making artificial limbs.

7 Manique and Ayasana at the entrance.

8 Manique presenting the activities of the Network on Disability for staff members.

9 Welcome by Ms. Raenilene from Navageevana.

Manique Gunaratne

CISCO International Trainer for I T E (Information Technology Essentials) and CCNA (Cisco Computer Network Associates)

 

CRI SRI LANKA RADIO GIVES PUBLICITY FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

CRI (Chinese Radio International) Sri Lanka  invited Ms. Manique Gunaratne of The Employers’ Federation of Ceylon to speak on “International day for persons with disabilities” in December 2018 in the half an hour radio programme titled “Piyawara”.

 

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Manique and Tissera recording the programme.

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INCLUSION OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES INTO THE LABOUR MARKET

Ms. Manique Gunaratne of The Employers’ Federation of Ceylon was a panelist at the “Inclusion of persons with disabilities into the labour market” conference organized by GIZ at Taj Samudra Hotel in November 2018. The conference covered the areas on living with disability in Sri Lanka, including persons with disabilities into vocational training, sign language glossary, experiencing disability, including persons with disabilities into work place, challenges and possible solutions.

 

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1 Banner.

2 Manique, Chammi, Ayasana and Mohamed.

3 Manique speaking.

4 Pannel discussion.

Manique Gunaratne

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