Publications

Estate Workers in Sri Lanka: An Account of the Legal and Policy Framework

This paper looks at the complex legal and policy framework that applies to estate workers. In light of recent legislative changes and a new collective agreement, the paper provides an overview of ...

Tracking Coexistence: Understanding Perceptions of the Religious ‘Other’

The study generates some preliminary findings on how different communities perceive religious tolerance and coexistence. By presenting different life scenarios and ...

Paradise Poisoned : Learning about Conflict, Terrorism and Development from Sri Lanka’s Civil Wars By John Richardson

“Paradise Poisoned” draws crucial lessons from Sri Lanka’s civil wars to demonstrate that violent conflict and terrorism are both predictable and preventable. ...

On the Move: Gender and Seasonal Fisheries Migration in Sri Lanka

The International Centre for Ethnic Studies is pleased to share policy recommendations ...

Up-country Tamils: Charting a New Future in Sri Lanka edited by Daniel Bass and B. Skanthakumar

The International Centre for Ethnic Studies is pleased to share with you the digital version of its latest ...

Conflict Resolution: An Introductory Textbook

This introductory textbook is intended to provide a quick overview of the field of conflict resolution as an academic ...

Understanding Women’s Livelihood Outcomes and Economic Empowerment in the Eastern Province of Sri Lanka

Since the end of the war in 2009, the Eastern Province of Sri Lanka has benefited ...

IDENTITY, INFECTION AND FEAR:

A PRELIMINARY ANALYSIS OF COVID-19 DRIVERS AND RESPONSES IN SRI LANKA document (PDF) ...

From Combatant to Civilian : The Psychosocial Wellbeing of Ex-combatants in Kilinochchi and Mullaitivu, Sri Lanka

After the end of a nearly three-decade civil war in 2009, the combatants of the ...

Disability Policy Brief for Law Makers, Administrators and other Decision Makers

Sri Lanka has had a Rights-based National Policy on Disability since 2003. The UN Convention on ...