- Senior Researcher at the Centre for Policy Alternatives and formerly Head of ICT and Peacebuilding at InfoShare.
- Special Advisor to the ICT4Peace Foundation, Geneva, Switzerland.
- Creator and Editor of Groundviews, Sri Lanka’s first and award winning citizen journalism site. Technical Advisor to Vikalpa, the sister site of Groundviews.
- Former lecturer at Sri Lanka College of Journalism (SLCJ) in new media.
- Lecturer at the University of Lugano, Switzerland in Master of Advanced Studies in Humanitarian Logistics and Management course
- TED Fellow
- Rotary World Peace Scholar, 2004 – 2005
- Ashoka Foundation News & Knowledge Fellow
Research on media and ICT4Peace
- Some of my academic writing and original research on media, peacebuilding and technology for peacebuilding (ICT4Peace) can be read here.
- My blog on ICT4Peace can be accessed here.
CV and bio
- For full CV and professional experience, click here.