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Government insists Sri Lanka has not agreed to hybrid court

“Our Government never submitted a proposal to create a hybrid court in Sri Lanka,” Dr. Harsha de Silva said. He said that Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe had also made this clear to Parliament in 2017. Sri Lanka has not agreed to establish a hybrid court to investigate human rights abuses related to the war, the Government insisted today.Economic Reforms and Public Distribution Minister Dr. Harsha de Silva told Parliament today that Sri Lanka has made it clear that only local judges will be involved in the domestic accountability process. Dr. Harsha de Silva said that the Resolutions cosponsored by Sri Lanka in 2017 and this year did not propose a hybrid court.The Minister also said that Sri Lanka has not agreed to prosecute anyone before the International Criminal Court. Dr. Harsha de Silva said that the joint opposition is making false claims as this year is election year.He said that politicians must understand that this country belongs to all Sri Lankans and the rights of all Sri Lankans must be protected. (Colombo Gazette) read more

PODCAST Advanced Excel workshop open for Goodman students

Good Morning Goodman continues this week with co-hosts Susan LeBlanc and Amanda Malkiewich announcing that registration is now open for the Advanced Excel Workshop which is being hosted by the Goodman Business Students’ Association (BSA) in partnership with Wall Street Prep later this month. Goodman students can register online for the workshop which is set for Nov. 27 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.The Brock University Accounting Conference (BUAC) is hiring their chairperson for next year’s conference. BUAC is an annual accounting case competition and conference held at Brock University and see delegates from across Canada to compete. Interested students can apply on CareerZone.Goodman students looking for a professional headshot can take advantage of the Goodman BSA’s photography service on Nov. 24 from 3-5 p.m. in the Cairns Family Health and Bioscience Research Complex.Produced by the Goodman Marketing, Communications and Alumni Relations team, this is the latest in the Good Morning Goodman series which updates the Goodman School of Business community weekly on important news and events.0:38 – Thank you to ‘Breaking the Glass Ceiling’ attendees1:35 – Advanced Excel Workshop2:08 – BUAC hiring 2017 Chairperson2:43 – 2nd Annual BSA Fashion Show3:03 – BFIG Speaker Series3:34 – BMA Trivia Night4:10 – Professional Headshot Photography5:17 – Construction Update read more