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She urged politicians in Sri Lanka to respect participatory democracy and be inclusive and transparent in resolving the crisis. (Colombo Gazette) “Constitution & Democratic institutions are challenged. Few old men behind closed doors are deciding the country’s fate,” she said after Parliament was dissolved. Asia’s oldest democracy is being tested.Constitution & Democratic institutions are challenged.Few old men behind closed doors are deciding the country’s fate.I urge politicians in #SriLanka to respect participatory democracy. Be inclusive & transparent in resolving this crisis!— Jayathma Wickramanayake (@jayathmadw) November 9, 2018 The United Nations youth envoy Jayathma Wickramanayake says a few “old men” behind closed doors are deciding Sri Lanka’s fate.Wickramanayake, a Sri Lankan who was appointed to the post by the UN Secretary General, tweeted saying Asia’s oldest democracy is being tested.