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Youth Voice International

Gampola, Sri Lanka
Joined August 2018

The Youth Voice international is an international NGO working in Sri Lanka with Civil Society Organization CSO Network to find solutions to main focuses on poverty and related injustice rights

Presence in: Sri Lanka
Focus: Community / Customary Land Rights, Economic Empowerment, Education, Generalist Legal Services

The Youth Voice International is a Non Profit, non governmental, non Political a registered an Rights Organization actively engaged in the protection and promotion of human rights within the State of Central, Sri Lanka since 2008, working particularly among the Youth, women, children and disabled. It has been engaged for monitoring of Human rights violation, Documentation, Fact-Findings, and providing legal aid to the victims and advocacy on behalf of victim to the Human rights Institutions and relevant authorities for justice. It is Incorporation Limited by Guarantee under the Companies Act 2007, Pursuant in Section 5 read with Sec.34 Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka. RG NO G/A/3485.

  • Vision
    Promote a human rights culture in society by working towards the empowerment of  Youth , women, children and civil society and law enforcement agencies through education and awareness and protecting , women Rights , child Human rights through legal intervention.
    Mission
    Empowerment of the marginalized, especially Minority the vulnerable, Marginalized sections of the society to enable them realize their rights through collective action in Central and northern part of Sri Lanka, starting from the grass root level.
    Objectives
    To provide a better future for the marginalized and vulnerable sections of Sri Lanka society. Youth Voice aims to empower Plantation Women Community , children, disables etc to enable them realize their rights through education, social and Human rights awareness by collective action.
    To liberate the and the vulnerable sections of society by bringing about a structural change in their socio-economic life.
  • To campaign for the dignity of the marginalized sections of Sri Lanka Through World society and To hold the state accountable for violations of human rights.
    To bring awareness among the exploited lot especially those engaged in caste-based menial jobs and the bonded labor system.

People Associated With This Organization

R.M Bandaranayake

Sri Lanka  
Youth Voice International
Joined July 2018
Interests: Economic Empowerment
I am Founder Chairman & Leader of CSO of The Youth Voice International. The Youth Voice International based working in Sri Lanka since 2008. I am a Masters Degree in Sociology. I have also taken a Post Graduate Diploma in International Affairs. My favourite subject is International Human Rights Law, Also qualified, experienced and dedicated international humanitarian aid worker, specialising in Human Rights Community development program coordination. During 1992 -1994 I have worked in large-scale rehabilitation programs in Benjakulu East Asia to help overcome Transmigration Nutritional Emergencies and Food shortages. I was engaged under the United Nation Volunteers Program . A strong project manager, I demonstrate a deep commitment to human rights, social justice and the alleviation of human suffering from man-made or natural disasters.
R.M Bandaranayake is the network champion (main point of contact) for Youth Voice International.

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