This collection of external links is a directory of organizations dealing with refugee, asylum and human rights topics or provide (country-specific) information otherwise useful for practitioners. The directory contains over 3000 links to relevant internet sources and has been compiled and organized by type of organization, topic/mandate, regions and countries they relate to. This additional service has been provided to facilitate research by providing a mechanism to access information that may be relevant for decision makers and is not as such included in Refworld.
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National Peace Council of Sri Lanka (NPC)
The National Peace Council of Sri Lanka is an independent conflict resolution organisation dedicated to support and facilitate a negotiated solution to the ethnic conflict in Sri Lanka.
|Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) - Sri Lanka|
|Peace and Conflict Timeline (PACT)|
|ReliefWeb - Sri Lanka|
Sri Lanka Ministry of Defence: Media Centre for National Security (MCNS)
The Media Centre for National Security (MCNS) was established for the specific purpose of disseminating all national security and defence-related information and data to the Media and the public from one co-coordinated centre. MCNS, the brainchild of President Mahinda Rajapaksa comes within the purview of Defence Spokesman for the Government and Secretary, Ministry of Defence, is administered by the Director General of the MCNS. Media coordinators of all three Armed Forces, Police & Special Task Force, attached to the Joint Operations Headquarters (JOH), liaise with field formations and work round the clock to ensure speedy collection and dissemination of information. The MCNS, as the sole state authority to distribute national security and defence-related Media releases, data, statistics, visuals and other information to the public, produces special dossiers, audio-video clips and various documentaries.
|UNHCR - Sri Lanka|
|United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) - Sri Lanka|
|United Nations News Centre - News Focus: Sri Lanka|
|United States Department of State - Sri Lanka|
|World Food Programme (WFP) - Sri Lanka|