South Asians for Human Rights

Promoting Democracy, Upholding Human Rights

Opening statement by State under review

Few points raised in the  opening statement of State under review:
(See full statement on the Sri Lanka page of the extranet)

Positive achievements

Positive achievements noted by delegations included, among others:

Issues and Questions

Issues and questions raised by the Working Group included, among others:


States participating in the dialogue posed a series of recommendations to Sri Lanka. These pertained to the following issues, among others:

Source: OHCHR – 01/11/2012 (