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UNSG's Panel of Experts' Report on Accountability in Sri Lanka

The full report published by the Panel of Experts appointed by United Nation's Secretary General to look into accountability in Sri Lanka. The panel included Marzuki Darusman of Indonesia, Steven Ratner from the United States and Yasmin Sooka of South Africa.

Download: UNSG report by panel of experts [pdf: 9,16MB] - Published: April 2011

People's Tribunal on Sri Lanka

The People's Tribunal on Sri Lanka held in Dubiln, Ireland in 2010 January was organized by the Irish Forum for Peace in Sri Lanka. It was the first international tribunal which investigated Sri Lanka's  war related crimes which was conducted by Milan based Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal (PPT), the Dublin based Irish Forum for Peace in Sri Lanka (IFPSL), Initiative Peace in Sri Lanka and the International Human Rights Association Bremen (IMRV).

Download: Findings of the People's Tribunal on Sri Lanka [pdf: 830kb] - Published: January 2010

US State Department Report on Sri Lanka's war

The full unclassified report released by the Office of War Crime Issues of the US Department of State. The report is focused on recent incidents during the armed conflict in Sri Lanka.

Download: US State Dept. report [pdf: 2,69MB] - Published: October 2009


Journalists for Democracy in Sri Lanka

  • JDS is the Sri Lankan partner organization of international media rights group, Reporters Without Borders (RSF). The launching of this website was made possible by the EU’s European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR), of which Reporters Without Borders is a beneficiary.