The Sri Lanka Campaign is a global non-partisan movement that aims to:

  1. Achieve genuine reconciliation based on accountability for violations of international law
  2. Build respect for human rights and the rule of law
  3. Support efforts within Sri Lankan civil society to promote a just and lasting peace

An emblematic failure in an emblematic case

On 2nd January 2006, a group of Tamil students gathered on the sea front in Trincomalee, a pretty coastal town – and today popular tourist destination – on Sri Lanka’s East coast. Under the gaze of a Mahatma Gandhi statue, the students chatted and ate food together,...

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Jailed for writing a short story. Help #FreeShakthika

    For over 80 days, Shakthika Sathkumara, an award-winning Sri Lankan writer and poet, has been held in police custody. The reason for his detention? The publication of a fictional short story about life in a Buddhist temple; a story which allegedly...

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Sri Lanka and the Search for Justice: Ten Years On, Callum Macrae/Outsider TV (March 2019) [Warning: distressing content]

Torture in Sri Lanka in 2015, ITJP (September 2015) [Warning: distressing content]

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