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Sri Lanka Unites – Future Leaders Conference

By Yas Three members of the Gecko committee were fortunate to have the opportunity of volunteering at the Sri Lanka Unites Future Leaders Conference in Jaffna at the end of August. This annual four-day youth conference, now in its fourth … Continue reading

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Voices for Reconciliation Workshop

As we mentioned in our last post, on the 14th April along with our AGM we will be attending a workshop facilitated by Voices for Reconciliation. As a charity supporting projects in Sri Lanka, it is vital that we discuss … Continue reading

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Missing Moderation

By Madura Over two years have passed since the fighting stopped in Sri Lanka and yet division continues to rage in the interpretation of events during the latter stages of the war. In the recent channel 4 documentary “Sri Lanka’s … Continue reading

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Gecko Speaks & Our AGM

by Nilmini Just a quick note to say that on Sunday 27 March we’re hosting a presentation on the ‘Diaspora Dialogues’ trip that Niki and I went on earlier this year (see Niki’s blog post on this here) and an … Continue reading

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Diaspora Dialogues Trip to Sri Lanka

By Niki, Recently myself and another Gecko member, Nilmini were selected to participate in a trip to Sri Lanka organized by the Royal Commonwealth Society and facilitated by the NGO, International Alert. In addition to being all-expenses-paid, the main attraction … Continue reading

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