The initial Committee Meeting of the new director of the CGSUK was held at the Centre for Gender Studies on 26th September 2017.

Dr. Anusha Edirisinghe, the new director, Dept. of Sociology, Faculty of Social Sciences (Chair), The former director Dr. Sagarika Kannangra of the Dept. of Botany, Faculty of Science, The founder director Prof. Maithree Wickramasinghe of the Dept. of English, Faculty of Humanities, Prof. A. Pathmeswaran of the Dept. of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Dr. Annista Wijenayake of the Dept. of Industrial Management, Faculty of Science, Dr. Gamini Amarasinghe of the Dept. of Geography, Faculty of Social Sciences and Ms. Mahishi Ranaweera of Faculty of Humanities were present. In attendance were Ms. Manoja Liyana Arachchi, Ms. Pabasara Wijayarathne, Mr. Sandaru Jayaratne and The Coordinator to the Centre for Gender Studies, Ms. Kalpanee Abeyratne.