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Entrepreneurs are increasingly leveraging social media as their primary business platform – Harini Weerasekera

IPS Research Economist Harini Weerasekera says that entrepreneurs are increasingly leveraging social media as their primary platform for business in Sri Lanka.

Dr Ganga Tilakaratna Speaks on Impact of COVID-19 on Poverty in Sri Lanka

Dr Ganga Tilakaratna speaks on impact of COVID-19 on poverty in Sri Lanka at the UNU-WIDER Development Conference.

IPS Policy Pitch Competition

IPS Policy Pitch Competition for university undergraduates aims to encourage youth to present practical solutions to contemporary problems in Sri Lanka.

Virtual Policy Dialogue on ‘Planning for Universal Health Coverage amidst the 4Ds of Health Transitions’

IPS together with SLMA and CPIGH of Duke University organised a virtual policy dialogue on ‘Planning for Universal Health Coverage amidst the 4Ds of Health Transitions.

IPS Articles Trending on ADB’s Development Asia Platform

Two IPS articles are among the top three recently published articles that received the highest number of page views in July on Development Asia.

Dr Manoj Thibbotuwawa Highlights Importance of Youth Involvement in Agriculture

Dr Manoj Thibbotuwawa highlights the importance of youth involvement in agriculture at International Youth Day discussion organised by Wisdom Plus.

Dr Ganga Tilakaratna Stresses on Need for Collaborative Research at UNESCAP Panel Discussion

Dr Ganga Tilakaratna stresses on need for collaborative research at UNESCAP’s panel discussion on “How to make SANS more effective and sustainable”.

Dr Dushni Weerakoon speaks at NSF book launch

Dr Dushni Weerakoon speaks at the book launch on ‘COVID-19: Impact, Mitigation, Opportunities and Building Resilience’ organised by the National Science Foundation.

IPS Policy Pitch Competition for University Undergraduates – 2021

IPS Announces Inaugural Policy Pitch Competition for University Undergraduates 2021

In-house Seminar – Willingness of Women to Pay for Employer-supported Childcare

Amanda Balasooriya presents research findings on the willingness of women to pay for employer-supported childcare in the Kurunegala district.