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Lesson Series 54: How a UN human rights presence can help human rights in Sri Lanka


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Posted by ahrc on Tuesday, January 01 @ 15:28:19 CET
Repeal the PTA in Sri Lanka online petition

Rule of Law in Sri Lanka

A UN monitoring mission for Sri Lanka




Latest Report of Disappearances, Abductions, Killings in South
Posted by ahrc on Monday, February 26 @ 15:28:19 CET
Civil Monitoring Commission had release the latest report of Extra Judicial Killings, Abductions and Disappearances in South. This list is up dated last February 07th, 2007. To view the complete list, please follow this link.


News items appearing in the Wijaya Newspapers regarding Kalutara torture case
Posted by ahrc on Tuesday, December 05 @ 15:28:19 CET
News items appearing in the Wijaya Newspapers with reference to the Kalutara torture case; accused Kaluhandi Gervin Premalal Silva and complainant Palitha Thissa Kumara, and correspondence with the editors of The Lankadeepa, The Sunday Times and the Daily Mirror. The full text of the communication can be dowloaded here.


The Supreme Court of Sri Lanka is a part of the human rights violation mechanism
Posted by ahrc on Tuesday, September 19 @ 14:32:14 CEST
Click here to download a copy of the Supreme Court judgement in the case Nallaratnam Singarasa V The Attorney General of Sri Lanka, Supreme Court of Sri Lanka in Special Leave Application 182/1999 dated 15.09.2006 in which the SC denies the application of the ICCPR in Sri Lankan jurisdiction. For background information click here.


Pledges made by the government of Sri Lanka to the UNHRC
Posted by ahrc on Friday, May 19 @ 17:56:06 CEST
Click here to download a copy of the "Pledges made by the government of Sri Lanka to the United Nations Human Rights Council"