On July 17, 2017, the Adayaalam Centre for Policy Research hosted a discussion colloquium featuring the following presentations: Dr. Kate Cronin-Furman: “The Politics of Transitional Justice” and Ms. Nedra Rodrigo “Unearthing Tamil Refugee Narratives: Sacred Traces in Secular Practices” Speaker Bios: Dr. Kate Cronin-Furman is a research fellow at the Belfer Center for Science […]
Understanding contemporary international relations from the perspective of the Tamil struggle for self-determination and justice
On June 19, 2017, the Adayaalam Centre for Policy Research hosted a panel discussion: “Understanding contemporary international relations from the perspective of the Tamil struggle for self-determination and justice” Speakers at the event included: Dr. Suthaharan Nadarajah is a professor in the Centre for International Studies and Diplomacy at the London School of African and […]
On February 27, 2017, the Adayaalam Centre for Policy Research in collaboration with P.E.A.R.L. and the Forum on Contemporary Issues at the Department of Law (Jaffna University) hosted a discussion on “Documentation in the Post-War Context” featuring the release of: “Human Rights Documentation in a Transitional Justice Context” – a booklet prepared by Adayaalam Centre […]
On February 25, 2017, the Adayaalam Centre for Policy Research in collaboration with Pakirvu (Trincomalee) hosted the Eastern book release of Nilam Izhantha Kathaikal’, a narrative journalism project by independent journalist and documentary film maker Jera, that documents the lives of those forcibly displaced from their lands, in Trincomalee.
On January 31, 2017, Adayaalam Centre for Policy Research in collaboration with the Jaffna Learning Forum, hosted Sinthujan Varatharajah, PhD candidate at the Department of Geography of UCL and co- curator of ‘Roots of Diaspora’, for a discussion titled “Understanding diasporic and refugee life”. Born and raised in Germany, Sinthujan is the London-based founder of Roots of […]