Meaningful engagement of Plantation Communities in Democracy and Governance

The ‘Redrawing the Margins Project (RM)’, which was funded by the European Union in Sri Lanka and the Maldives, recognized the plantation communities as active members of their communities and more importantly as citizens of Sri Lanka. The project focused on women in the plantation sector, particularly relating to their language rights and the rights to […]..

Advocating Aggressively for a ‘Life Free from Violence’

In September 2019 Chrysalis was represented at the CARE International Gender Network (CIGN) in Bangkok as leads of CARE’s global outcome on a ‘Life Free from Violence’. Represented by Jayanthi Kuru-Utumpala and Zainab Ibrahim, Chrysalis facilitated critical conversations on the future of CARE’s work on tackling Gender-Based-Violence in both development and humanitarian settings, and on […]..

Leading from the South! Our CEO Providing her input for CARE International’s 2030 Strategy Direction

Chrysalis’s CEO Ashika Gunasena joins other CARE National Directors, as they share their perspectives and hopes, and their joint commitment to the CI-wide process of defining the direction to 2030. In 2011, the confederation came together around a compelling vision for CARE in 2020. For the first time in CARE’s history, in 2014 the CARE […]..