CENWOR is a non-profit organisation, registered under the Companies Act No.07 of 2007 (Registration Number - G.A. 349, previously NA 45) and the NGO Secretariat (Registration Number - 0316). CENWOR has 23 members with expertise in a variety of disciplines. Its activities are implemented by a 12-member Board of Directors. They are assisted by field research.
The information resource centre holds a specialist and unique collection of material in print, digital and audio visual formats on all aspects of gender.
A modern conference hall with a seating capacity of 80 is available for hire.
CENWOR welcomes collaborative relationships with local and foreign women’s organisations, universities, research organisations, like minded agencies and individuals.
24th November 2021 From 8.30 am onwards, conducted virtually, via Zoom
Following a study conducted on women with disabilities to identify the barriers faced by them in obtaining employment, several stakeholder meetings were conducted to disseminate the research findings focusing on how their capacities could be developed with assistance from the state and civil society organizations.
CENWOR recently conducted a workshop to share the findings of the study which looked at the state of SDG Goal 5 (Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment) in Sri Lanka and how it crosscuts with the other SDG commitments in the country.