Mr. Balasingham Skanthakumar

Recent research has been on the informalisation of women’s employment in the export processing zones; social development, local governance and access to services, youth vocational education, and the plantation community; civil society legal and policy regulation; and rural women’s livelihoods in the agrarian political economy. His publications are on human rights; linguistic minority rights; development policy; labour rights; the Left movement; and Muslim family law in Sri Lanka.