International Support for Human Rights Trials: Release of Policy Paper & Roundtable Discussion

The International Centre for Ethnic Studies (ICES), in partnership with the South Asian Centre for Legal Studies (SACLS) is pleased to invite you to a roundtable discussion on ‘International Support for Human Rights Trials’. The discussion will take place on the 8th May 2015 at 4 p.m. at the ICES Auditorium, 2 Kynsey Terrace, Colombo 8.
Niran Anketell will lead the discussion with a presentation drawing from the policy paper developed by the South Asian Centre for Legal Studies. This will be followed by responses from K. Kanag-Isvaran, President’s Counsel; Paikiasothy Saravanamuttu (CPA); and Nimalka Fernando (Human Rights Activist). The discussion will focus on the modalities, the legality, the desirability, and the political feasibility of international support for in-country trials. The discussion will be moderated by Gehan Gunatilleke.
We do hope you will be able to join us.

Please confirm your participation by email or phone to Lakmali on or 11 2685085; 11 2679745.

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