Consensus-based Policies for Sri Lanka through a constructive conflict resolution culture
The Sri Lanka One Text Initiative is dedicated “To generate inclusive discourse and knowledge on critical political and socio-economic development issues in a manner that ensures respect for diversity and pluralism in Sri Lanka” and modalities based on the ‘Shared Values’ to which we subscribe.
The political parties, political groups, civil society organizations and other stakeholders that are in partnership in the Sri Lanka One Text Initiative have adopted the following ‘Strategy’ for the purpose of fulfilling the said Mission of Sri Lanka One Text.
Engagement of Track 1.5 level all Sri Lanka’s main Political Stakeholder Groups connected to the Sri Lankan policy making process through the One-Text Initiative.
One Text intuitive is dedicated to promote and facilitate consensus-based policies in the political sphere, ensuring the representation of all political parties and groups, and resolving conflicts among such groups through dialogue, by nurturing an environment where no one is excluded or left behind, while respecting the political ideologies and positions and working for meeting common ground which all parties can accommodated to bring acceptable, viable, durable and sustainable peace and growth of the country.
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