Conferences

Religion and Constitutional Practices in Asia

The International Centre for Ethnic Studies (ICES) and the Centre for Asian Legal Studies (CALS), National University of Singapore (NUS) are pleased to ...

Questions of Memory, Justice and Reconciliation in Societies Post Conflict

upcoming international conference on "Questions of Memory, Justice and Reconciliation in Societies Post Conflict" on 13th & 14th September ...

Up-country Tamils: Charting a New Future

The conference will bring together scholars of Up-country Tamils in ...

What will a Mixed Member Proportional Representation (MMP) Electoral System do for Sri Lanka? Comparative Evidence from other Democracies : A Lecture by Dr. Evan Liaras

Dr. Evan Liaras is a graduate of Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He currently teaches ...

Engaging ​s​tate administrators in peace-building, reconciliation and social integration: Training program​me​ for ​the ​SLAS ​Batch of ​2015

ICES co-hosted the module on Nation-Building and Social Integration for the 2015 batch of the Sri Lanka Administrative ...

Caste, Social Justice and Democracy in Sri Lanka

This conference will be held in ICES Colombo with the participation of over 50 researchers from Sri Lanka and abroad. Invited speakers include ...

THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN TRUTH-SEEKING AND PROSECUTION:GIVING MEANING TO SRI LANKAS TRANSITIONAL JUSTICE PROCESS

  Almost seven years after the end of the war, Sri Lanka is on the verge of beginning the long and arduous road of transitional justice. In January 2015, Sri Lanka underwent a dramatic shift in political power, with the fall of the Rajapakse regime and the election of Maithripala Sirisena as the President of ...

THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN TRUTH-SEEKING AND PROSECUTION:GIVING MEANING TO SRI LANKAS TRANSITIONAL JUSTICE PROCESS

Almost seven years after the end of the war, Sri Lanka is on the verge of beginning the long and arduous road of transitional justice. In January 2015, Sri Lanka underwent a ...

Ethical Futures: Dialogues on State, Society and Ethical Existence

30th, 31st May & 1st June 2013
International Centre for Ethnic Studies, Colombo
It has been three years since the end of the war and Sri Lanka still struggles to respond to some of its long standing challenges. While there is an absence of armed conflict ...