HRC to conduct workshop for Thamil Eelam judiciary
[TamilNet, Thursday, 30 October 2003, 16:33 GMT]
The Sri Lanka Human Rights Commission (HRC) is to conduct a workshop Friday on
international human rights law for judges of the Thamil Eelam judiciary in the
Liberation Tigers-held Kilinochchi, Jaffna regional HRC sources said.
The one-day workshop will be held at the Thamil Eelam court complex in Kilinochchi, Vanni sources said.
This is the first time the HRC in Sri Lanka is to hold a workshop for
the Thamil Eelam judiciary in the Liberation Tigers held areas in the northeast
province, sources said.
HRC officials Messrs. Senaka Dissanayake and Ruwan Chandrasekara are to
address the workshop, HRC sources said.
Last week the HRC conducted a workshop for Sri Lankan judges in the Jaffna
district, sources said.