Research papers

Craft Artisans and State Institutions in Sri Lanka

This present study looks instead at the policy, economy, labour,
and ...

Inter-Religious Conflict in Four Districts of Sri Lanka

The study discusses how inter-religious conflict manifests differently in the four districts ...

Barriers to Implementing the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in Sri Lanka

Disability remains one of the most glaring examples of social inequality in ...

Psychosocial Assessment of the War Affected Northern and Eastern Provinces of Sri Lanka: Distress and Growth Post-War

This assessment found that as of 2017 there are significant numbers of individuals still suffering with ...

Sex Ratio and Vulnerability in Northern and Eastern Provinces in Sri Lanka

Comparing the results of 1981 and 2012 population censuses in ...

An Annotated Bibliography on Social Issues in Post-war Sri Lanka with Particular Reference to Conflict-affected Northern and Eastern Provinces

  This annotated bibliography was prepared by the International Centre for Ethnic Studies in Kandy for the socio-economic assessment of the Northern and Eastern Provinces conducted by the World Bank in collaboration with the Government of Sri Lanka. The document covers the literature (published and grey) relating to the social and psychological impact of the ...

Postwar Livelihood Trends in Northern and Eastern Sri Lanka

Using a wide range of information collected through key ...

Freedom of Religion, the Role of the State, and Interreligious Relations in Myanmar

This study examines the state of religious freedom and ...