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Consultancy mission by Dr. Meena Acharya on Engendering the Census
2009.05.12 to 16
A consultancy mission was carried out by Dr. Meena Acharya, an expert on the census engendering process to provide necessary guidance to the DCS on engendering the CPH2011. The UNFPA funded mission was held from the 12 to 16 of May 2009 in Colombo. The consultancy was followed by a national workshop on engendering the census was conducted with the participation of central and district staff of DCS. This was also attended by participants from other government and non government organizations who are involved in gender related activities/research.

At the end of the two day workshop, the participants with the able guidance of Dr. Acharya managed to prepare a draft work plan for engendering census2011 which will be used as the basic guideline in the engendering process.




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