Category Archives: Documents and Reports

Northern Provincial Council Resolution on Tamil Genocide

On the 10th of February 2015, Northern Provincial Council passed a resolution declaring that the successive Sri Lankan governments have carried out a campaign of genocide against the Tamil nation in the island. The resolution tabled by Chief Minister C.V. Wigneswaran urging the UN to refer the matter to the International Criminal Court (ICC), was passed at the 24th session of the maiden council with absolute majority.

Download:NPC Resolution on Tamil Genocide_v2 – February 2015

Report of the Peoples’ Tribunal on Sri Lanka – Bremen Session

The second session of the People’s Tribunal on Sri Lanka held in Bremen, Germany from 7th to 10th of December 2013, was organized by the International Human Rights Association in Bremen and Irish Forum for Peace in Sri Lanka. The second session of the tribunal was tasked with investigating whether the Sri Lankan State is guilty of committing the crime of genocide against the Tamil people. The tribunal was conducted by Milan based Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal (PPT) and was hosted by Gemeindezentrum und Kiche St.Pauli, Bremen.

Download: pt_bremen_2013december – Published: January 2014

People’s Tribunal on Sri Lanka

The People’s Tribunal on Sri Lanka held in Dubiln, Ireland in 2010 January was organized by the Irish Forum for Peace in Sri Lanka. It was the first international tribunal which investigated Sri Lanka’s war related crimes which was conducted by Milan based Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal (PPT), the Dublin based Irish Forum for Peace in Sri Lanka (IFPSL), Initiative Peace in Sri Lanka and the International Human Rights Association Bremen (IMRV).

Download: ppt_sri_lanka(1) January 2010