Children and Women's Rights and Secularism in Sri Lanka

Discuss following topics.

1. Children's Rights and Child Monks

Write to National Child Protection Authority and demand a ban on recruitment of Child Monks under the age of 18.

You can e-mail us at
Write to us at NO 330, Thalawathugoda Road, Madiwela, Sri Jayawardenapura, Sri Lanka.
Fax us on 94-011-2778915
Call us on 94-011-2778911, 94-011-2778912, and 94-011-2778913

2.  Women's Rights and restrictions on women's freedom due to authority within religious institutions.

Contact and write to Ministry of Children and Women's welfare.

Ministers address and contact information.

General Information



Hon. (Mrs.) Sumedha G Jayasena, MP

Minister of Child Development and Women's Empowerment

Tel: 94-11-2368362

Fax: 94-11-2368295


Ministry Office:

Minister of Child Development and Women's Empowerment
177, Nawala Road,


Colombo 05.
Tel : 94-11-2505584, 2508485



Mr. M. Sumanadasa

Tel: 94-11-2368373

Fax: 94-11-2369294


Write to Opposition Party Leadership:

Address and contact info.

Children and Women's rights advocates:

Rosy Senanayake
2369606 – home
2682019 – fax