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  • Remembering the Tea Plantation workers contribution towards 150 years of Ceylon Tea Exhibition and Conference
    6th and 7th of October 2017 @ SIDA Center, Hatton Institute of Social Development in collaboration with Plantation Sector Social Forum.Read more
  • Introductory Workshop for Truth & Reconciliation Forum

    Truth and Reconciliation Forum (TRF); a newly formed coalition of CSOs to execute its role as an advocacy and monitoring body to take the mandate of the transitional justice process initiated by the government held an introductory workshop in Colombo on 20th November, 2016. Read more
  • Handing over the delimitation study to hon. minister Mano Ganesan on 29th January 2016 at the ministry of National Co-Existence Dialogue & Official Language. Read more
  • Orientation Discussions on Promoting Women Candidates for the Local Government Elections

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  • ISD Host 2016 Asian Sites of Conscience Regional Workshop....

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  • ISD has always considered youth as a crucial group to work with and continue to conduct various programs to raise awareness on different thematic areas. Series of Gender & Youth workshops were held in the month of June in Nuwara Eliya.........Read more
  • Transitional Justice

    From Memory to Action.......
  • Global Initiative for Justice, Truth +Reconciliation

    Institute of Social Development in collaboration with International Coalition for Sites of Conscience conducted series of island wide workshops.......Read more
  • UN Special Rapporteur on Minority Issues Ms. Rita Izsak Ndiaye pays a visit to Institute of Social Development (ISD) to discuss the prevailing right based issues of the Hill Country Tamil People
  • Annual General Meeting- 2016

  • Remembering the Tea Plantation workers contribution towards 150 years of Ceylon Tea Exhibition and Conference

ISD capacitated Sri Lankan Civil Society organizations on In-Country Documentation and Archiving

Documentation of Human Right violations holds an important role in creating a just society. Following 30 years of protracted conflict, Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) have taken several efforts in documenting human rights violations. In order to ensure justice, it is paramount that the Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) have necessary skills in documentation of right violation issues.
Identifying this imperative need, The ISD’s project on “Building Local Capacity for Truth, Justice, and Reconciliation in Sri Lanka” which is funded by the International Coalition of Sites of Conscience launched its first field program in April 2017. Read more