Milindu Tissera, Author at LIRNEasia


The need for cash transfer to ease the inflationary burden faced by Sri Lankans has never been higher. While the monthly amounts paid by the Government are paltry, it will at least provide minor relief to those who need it the most. Therefore, it is welcome news that the World Bank has repurposed previously committed funds to pay for cash transfers. 
LIRNEasia will host the online discussion series "Tackling the Information Disorder in Asia" June 8 (7:30 AM UTC - 9:30 AM UTC) and June 9 (7:30 AM UTC - 10:00 AM UTC), 2022. This event is free and open to the public. Prior registration mandatory.
The keys to understanding the effect of the regulation are the definitions of the word and phrases “rumour,” “false statement,” and “any information or image or message which is likely to cause public alarm, public disorder or racial violence or which is likely to incite the committing of an offence.”
Consultative meeting with Disabled Persons Organizations (DPOs) - Event participants
In this literature review, our aim is to contextualize these in the wider arena of disability studies in the Global South. In doing so, we intend to connect the policy research with the theoretical and policy debates about disability emerging from the Global South.
ICT access and use by Persons with Disabilities (PWD) in Sri Lanka
ICT access and use by Persons with Disabilities (PWD) in Sri Lanka
Qualitative findings on persons with disabilities and independent living
Qualitative findings on persons with disabilities and independent living
LIRNEasia’s Disability Research
Data protection is considered an esoteric subject, but affects the entirety of the modern economy, ranging from a home-based cake supplier who maintains a list of customers, their preferences and contacts, to a multinational insurance company.
This reportage delineates the impact of the pandemic on income and earning opportunities of men and women in Sri Lanka and India.
This presentation is part of the CPRsouth e-learning series on “Tools of the trade for policy intellectuals.”
This presentation is part of the CPRsouth e-learning series on “Tools of the trade for policy intellectuals.”
This presentation is part of the CPRsouth e-learning series on “Tools of the trade for policy intellectuals.
This presentation is part of the CPRsouth e-learning series on “Tools of the trade for policy intellectuals.”