Recommendations For A Total Restructure of the Sri Lankan Parliament

Indi Samarajiva recently wrote a post where he summed up the Sri Lankan Parliament: 225 MP’s, 90 of them in the Cabinet and holding some kind of portfolio – a  bloated mess like no other. Needless to say, he titled the post “The New Cabinet. WTF.” I’m going to save the #mekadhaYahapalanaya rant for later. Instead, I tried thinking… Read more Recommendations For A Total Restructure of the Sri Lankan Parliament

Liveblog #2: concern over under-representation of issues #WCY2014 #WCYAnnex

We’re hearing claims of under-representation, a push from youth activists for the officials to recognize weaknesses in the current draft of the Colombo Declaration – namely, in environmental protection and accessibility issues. This is fueled partly by the IPCC’s latest findings – that the world’s tipping point maybe much closer than initially expected. As you can… Read more Liveblog #2: concern over under-representation of issues #WCY2014 #WCYAnnex