Coomaraswamy


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Coomaraswamy

Ananda (Kentish). 1877--1947, Ceylonese art historian and interpreter of Indian culture to the West
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Before its implementation on 1 January 1973, storerooms were scoured and paintings sent out of the country--paintings that had certainly not been known 50 years before when Ananda Coomaraswamy, the pioneering historian of Indian art, began acquiring Rajput material for the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
Asha Kanwar and COL-consultant, Prof Uma Coomaraswamy in their last visit to AIOU had lauded the AIOUs contribution in establishing quality assurance system.
Instead of consuming mass amounts of factory-produced suits, furniture or ceramics that add no joy or beauty to our lives but keep us tied to jobs we detest in order to make the money to feed our lives with objects of no value or meaning, Coomaraswamy believed that purchasing one well made suit, table, or ceramic object, would help to stop this endless cycle.
Coomaraswamy initially had applied for leave to file an amicus curiae submission, but the Trial Chamber changed her status, per her request, to that of an expert witness.
16) The former Special Rapporteur on Violence Against Women, Radhika Coomaraswamy, explains: "In the absence of equal opportunities for education, shelter, food, employment, relief from unpaid domestic and reproductive labour, access to structures of formal State power, and freedom from violence, women will continue to be trafficked.
Coomaraswamy, The Destruction of the Christian Tradition (Bloomington IN: World Wisdom, 2006 [orig.
The people they actually send out to "do the dangerous stuff are young children and youth, between the ages of 15, 16 and 17," says Coomaraswamy.
70) Finally, the chamber discussed at length its reliance on the testimony of expert witnesses like Elisabeth Schauer, a trauma specialist, and Radhika Coomaraswamy, at the time of trial the United Nations' Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Children and Armed Conflict.
16) See World Conference on Women, "Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action: Platform 3" The IV World Conference on Women, 1995, 16th Plen Mtg; Radhika Coomaraswamy, Report of the Special Rapporteur on Violence Against Women, Its Causes and Consequences, UNHRC, 52d Sess, E/CN.
Uma Coomaraswamy, who had been appointed by the COL as external verifier was also present on the occasion.
It is telling that the former Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict, Radhika Coomaraswamy, stated the following when the Thomas Lubanga guilty verdict was delivered by the ICC: "In this age of global media, today's verdict will reach warlords and commanders across the world and serves as a strong deterrent.