Category Archives: Media Campaign

SRI LANKAN NEWS PAPERS GIVE PUBLICITY FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

The following articles were published in the following news papers and books:

“Ceylon Today” news paper article titled “Recognizing the differently abled” – February 2012

“Island” news paper article titled “Persons with disabilities the largest minority” – March 2012

“Dinamina” Sinhala news paper article titled “Ethics when dealing with persons with disabilities” – March 2012

“Divayina” Sinhala news paper article titled “Persons with disabilities should be included in the mainstream of development” – March 2012

“Free and Equal” Book published by Crea, India – April 2012

“Crea Publication” (India) article titled “Connecting contours sexuality, economic power and development” April 2012

 

Manique Gunaratne

Council Member – Cisco Networking Academy Council

 

SRI LANKAN NEWS PAPERS GIVE PUBLICITY FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

Following news papers published articles on disability.

“Daily News” news paper article titled “We need to employ disabled persons for their skills and competencies” – June 2012

“Sunday Observer” news paper article titled “E.F.C. to train visually impaired” – June 2012

“Island” news paper article titled “E.F.C. returns to Vavuniya to train more visually impaired” – July 2012

“Sunday Divayina” Sinhala news paper article titled “Neth nathimuth lokaya dakinnemi” (Seeing the world without eyes) – August 2012

“Atha Hitha” Sinhala news letter published by the Disability Organizations’ Joint Front article titled “Participation of Blind youth and women in the Asian region” Written by Ms. Manique Gunaratne – August 2012

 

Manique Gunaratne

Resource Person – Beyond the Reach Project of Internet Society Sri Lanka Chapter

 

“ABHIMANI”

In September 2012 the “Siyatha” TB channel telecasted an half an interview with Ms. Manique Gunaratne of The Employers’ Federation of Ceylon Disability Resource Centre titled “Abhimani” on status of women and women with disabilities.

 

Manique Gunaratne

Vice President – Rehab Lanka Sports Club for Persons with Disabilities

 

SRI LANKA BROADCASTING CORPORATION GIVES PUBLICITY FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

Ms. Manique Gunaratne of The Employers’ Federation of Ceylon Network on Disability and Ms. Sagarika Wickramasekara, President of Internet Society spoke on “Women Internet Governance Forum” in the radio programme titled “Anduren Eliyata” at the Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation in June 2017.

 

Picture description for vision impaired persons:

Manique Gunaratne, Sagarika Wickramasekara and Sujeewa Manage recording the programme.

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Manique Gunaratne

E-mail – maniqueg@empfed.lk     manique.g@gmail.com

 

SRI LANKA BROADCASTING CORPORATION GIVES PUBLICITY FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

Ms. Manique Gunaratne of The Employers’ Federation of Ceylon Network on Disability and Ms. Sagarika Wickramasekara, President, Internet Society spoke on “Digital accessibility for persons with disabilities” at the programme titled “Anduren eliyata” at the Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation in July 2017.

 

Picture description for vision impaired persons:

Manique Gunaratne, Sagarika Wickramasekara and Sujeewa Manage recording the programme.

Audio:

 

 

Manique Gunaratne

Web: www.employers.lk

 

Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation gives publicity for persons with disabilities

In October 2012 Ms. Manique Gunaratne of The Employers’ Federation of Ceylon ICT Training & Disability Resource Centre did an half an hour radio programme at the English service of the Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation in a programme titled “Open forum”. She spoke about the significance of the International White Cane Day.

 

Manique Gunaratne

Vice Chair Person – South Asian Disability Forum