Essays Tagged: "Sri Lanka"

Gender Issues ( Sri Lanka ).

lved socially in regards to equal rights issues. Although many of these characteristics do apply to Sri Lanka, the latter has definitely evoked some discussion on the topic of gender issues in underde ... n employment will be discussed. As stated earlier, most would agree that from a distant perspective Sri Lanka would seem to be socially underdeveloped in regards to equal rights. One way that this mis ...

(5 pages) 87 0 3.9 Apr/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Separatist Movements and Civil Wars in the Tamils and Sri Lanka

an otherwise peaceful society. There are many reasons for this momentous sepapratist revolution in Sri Lanka. The Hindu Tamils are eager to form their own state. Since the tamils have a larger part i ... e, negotiations are slow and virtually inaffective.The Tamils, who account for eighteen per cent of Sri Lanka's seventeen million people, felt that the Sinhalese Buddhists, who controlled both the gov ...

(8 pages) 66 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Development of Art Throughout History

hism has inspired some of the world's most astounding artistic creations. The tiny island nation of Sri Lanka off the southeast coast of India has a rich heritage of Buddhism and Buddhist art. Sri Lan ... lly agree that after its decline in India after the 6th century, Buddhism remained a vital force in Sri Lanka, spreading its religious roots and artistic influences across the rest of Southeast Asia. ...

(7 pages) 219 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts

Feasibility report done on a adverture holiday service for BSc(Hons)

nized the intensifying trend towards adventure holidays especially in the Asian region. Situated in Sri Lanka gives us the ideal opportunity to make the most of this promising trend. We have set upon ... true essence of camping.The field officers we employ who are members of the ornithology society of Sri Lanka under contractual basis will also fall into this category, as their experience and knowled ...

(29 pages) 91 0 0.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Essay on Tsunami, December 26th 2004 the disaster that was caused by the Tsuanmi, and it takes a look into its sociological persepctives

o be a crisis which has stricken the world emotionally and physically. It has been established that Sri Lanka and Indonesia suffered the most losses. At the moment the globe has unified to attempt to ... or instance, Canada's Disaster Assistance Response Team (DART) spent months with their operation in Sri Lanka to help improve the quality of life in countries such as Sri Lanka. The Media portrays Can ...

(8 pages) 128 1 4.8 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Public Relation Champaign Overview

nc. hopes to expand into the global market by introducing its Terra Block Machine to the country of Sri Lanka. Known as the hub of South Asia, this country was one of those devastated during the recen ... community infrastructure in the villages hardest hit. Long-term, XXX-XXX hopes to take advantage of Sri Lanka's regional value to distribute this product to other countries in Southeast and lower Sout ...

(10 pages) 297 0 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Public Relation Strategy Stage 2,3

nc. hopes to expand into the global market by introducing its Terra Block Machine to the country of Sri Lanka. Known as the hub of South Asia, this country was one of the countries devastated during t ... infrastructure in the villages that were hardest hit. Long-term, XXX-XXX hopes to take advantage of Sri Lanka's regional value to distribute this product to other countries in Southeast and lower Sout ...

(8 pages) 197 0 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Sri Lanka Histroy in Tea

emically changed.The traditional major producing countries in Southeast Asia are India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Japan and Indonesia.Ceylon tea from Sri Lanka, acclaimed as the best tea in the world has ... iety of flavors and aromas, synonymous with quality.However the first commercial planting of tea in Sri Lanka was undertaken in the year 1867. By the turn of the century over 120,000ha of tea had been ...

(1 pages) 19 0 3.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

The current (2005) Sri Lankan Conflict.

Legal Assessment Task: The Sri Lankan Conflict.Location and Parties Involved in the Dispute.The Sri Lankan self-determination d ... Parties Involved in the Dispute.The Sri Lankan self-determination dispute is located in the country Sri Lanka, situated on the latitude 7 00N and longitude 81 00E. Sri Lanka is at the foot of the Asia ... These groups have long shared the island, which was once separated into two sovereign States. When Sri Lanka fell under foreign domination the British merged the two nations in 1815 and when the coun ...

(6 pages) 50 0 3.7 Sep/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Economic Impact of Poor Power Quality on Industry

Executive SummarySri Lanka has experienced power shortages from time to time since the early 1990s.These are mainly t ... nomic impact of poor power quality on industry in the South Asia region,comprising the countries of Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bangladesh and India. This technicalassessment evaluates the costs to these econom ... BUG) and the loss of production dueto poor power quality & reliability.This report presents the Sri Lanka component of the regional study.Due to time and budget limitations, the Sri Lanka study wa ...

(3 pages) 26 1 3.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Far too little attention is paid to the needs of the minority

ft out completely from which is ironically known as the "common identity". One very good example in Sri Lanka would be the Indian Tamils not being granted with citizenship rights. After Sri Lanka achi ... independence from the British in 1948, it granted citizenship only to those who were either born in Sri Lanka or those whose fathers and grandfathers were also born there. As a result many Indian Tami ...

(3 pages) 26 1 1.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Case Studies - Millers international Ltd

za, pre-cooked dinners, pre-mixed bakery products and UHT soups, had expanded its business into the Sri Lankan market successfully through several factors. Such as their management approach, the entry ... egy approach. The adaptations that Millers took are the results of their careful exploration of the Sri Lankan market condition and thus, were able to make a significant impact as is indicated by thei ...

(6 pages) 42 0 5.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Cricket

players are only as good as their last game, the CLEAR black caps came down to earth when they meet Sri Lanka at home, in the 2000,01 National bank series. They were looking at a 5-0 whitewash, but fo ... at a 5-0 whitewash, but fought back on the last match to win. Now the CLEAR black Caps are going to Sri Lanka. In Sri Lanka, New Zealand have played 9 tests, with New Zealand winning 3, Sri Lanka winn ...

(2 pages) 393 0 3.0 May/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Gang

id off a massive human smuggling operation from Toronto's Pearson International Airport involving a Sri Lankan-Canadian connection, according to reports reaching Colombo. The smuggling of humans to Ca ... anada stretches across boundaries spanning the USA, UK, Europe and Asia.The arrest of a 37-year-old Sri Lankan Tamil on Tuesday in Montreal has led to the discovery of Canadian Dollars 750,000 (Rs.32, ...

(1 pages) 516 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Your Race, Your Life : Whether it plays a role in your life

and treat people differently according to what society has labeled their race.I am originally from Sri Lanka but have lived in Canada for most of my life. Therefore, I mostly identify as a Sri Lankan ...

(3 pages) 81 2 3.8 Jun/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

The rajahs of the western worl

The Rajahs of the Western World My mother, who grew up in Sri Lanka, was shocked to hear the way I dealt with my boyfriend on the telephone. She proceeded to ... is something every female does starting with the father and the brothers and later the husband - in Sri Lanka, at least twenty years ago, every man is a rajah, a prince, in his house. Having lived in ...

(6 pages) 304 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Exploratory Data Analysis from World's Bank's World Development Indicators of 2003: Analysis of Variable series FERAT80 and FERAT01

ame observation can be made on the FERAT01 box-and whisker plot.The left outlier in FERAT80 plot is Sri Lanka. The farthest most extreme outlier on the right is the Russian Federation. On FERAT01 the ... rease of elderly women to elderly men between the two years data was collected. In the FERAT01 data Sri Lanka moved inside the quartiles. According to the data presented there has been a decrease of e ...

(8 pages) 23 0 0.0 Jul/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Essay Title: If free trade is so advantageous to everyone, why have many countries attempted to increase protection for their own industries and farms in recent years?

advantage in producing teas. Indian tea farmers can produce tea more efficiency than the farmers in Sri Lanka. If Indian tea joins the competition in Sri Lanka, it will cause the price of teas full. A ... t will cause the price of teas full. As a result, this will reduce the quantity of teas produced in Sri Lanka and thus reduce the employment in Sri Lanka's tea farms. In order to avoid the abroad tea ...

(4 pages) 31 0 3.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

History of the Conflict in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is host to one of the world’s most violent wars that has endured for most of the past ... conflicts in both the north and south. Previous attempts to resolve the ethnic conflict between the Sri Lankan Tamils, who have traditionally inhabited the northern and eastern regions, and the Sinhal ... create an independent homeland – Eelam – in the north and east of the island, whilst the Sri Lankan government remains intent on sustaining a unitary state.The roots of this ethnic conflict ...

(3 pages) 13 0 1.0 Nov/2009

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

analysis of media rights in srilanka

ANALYSIS OF IMPORTANCE OF MEDIA RIGHTS AND THE CURRENT POSITION OF IT IN SRILANKATABLE OF CONTENTS3RESEARCH METHODOLOGY �3AIM AND OBJECTIVE �3SCOPE AND LIMITAT ... �9SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY OF MEDIA AND INDIAN DEMOCRACY �13MEANING OF MEDIA FREEDOM IN SRILANKA �19POSITION OF JOURNALISTS IN SRI LANKA �24CONCLUSION �26BIBLIOGRAPHY ... of this research paper is to present and analyse the current situation of media rights in India and Srilanka and provide a comparision.SCOPE AND LIMITATIONSThe scope of this project is defined as the ...

(31 pages) 0 0 0.0 May/2013

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science