tirsdag 16. april 2019

Rajapaksa Family Stands To Receive In Commission Anywhere Between US$1.2 To US$ 1.8 Billion During 2005-15

Rajapaksa Family Stands To Receive In Commission Anywhere Between US$1.2 To US$ 1.8 Billion During 2005-15: By Rajeev Sharma -

The Dragon’s shadow is lengthening over Sri Lanka with every passing day. China has committed since 2005 contracts and investments worth US$ 6.4 billion, as per treasury records. So far, $ 3.6 billion has been disbursed. Projects worth $ 2.8 billion are waiting to be signed. In

søndag 14. april 2019

GTF Calls For Victim-Centric Actions In Coordination With UNHRC

GTF Calls For Victim-Centric Actions In Coordination With UNHRC: Global Tamil Forum (GTF) has today called for victim-centric actions in coordination with UNHRC to ensure successful Transitional Justice process in Sri Lanka.



Issuing a statement the GTF said; "Almost a decade has passed since the war ended and it is unconscionable to let the victims remain

fredag 29. mars 2019

An Open Letter To The High Commissioner For Human Rights

An Open Letter To The High Commissioner For Human Rights: By Brian Senewiratne -                                                                                                                   



29/3/2019

Michelle Bachelet

High Commissioner for Human Rights

Geneva

Switzerland

Promoting reconciliation, accountability and human rights

Sri Lanka’s Highest Leadership Lacks Common Vision: UN Human Rights Commissioner

Sri Lanka’s Highest Leadership Lacks Common Vision: UN Human Rights Commissioner: "Sri Lanka’s process of implementing human rights reforms has been delayed due to the 'a lack of common vision among the country's highest leadership,'" UN Human Rights Commissioner Michelle Bachelet said today.



Addressing the 40th UNHRC session in Geneva Bachelet said: "A contributing factor