The National Council for Peace in Sri Lanka
Tuesday, April 29, 2003 - 20:00
Southern Asia
Sri Lanka
PeaceWomen Consolidated Themes: 
Human Rights
Initiative Type: 

The National Council for Peace in Sri Lanka launched the Campaign "From one year to Ceasefire to Permanent Peace" to celebrate the first anniversary of the ceasefire and support the peace process in Sri Lanka. Among various activities, a photo exhibithion was hold featuring 340 photos covering the following topics: landmines, orphanages, resettlement, army- The Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) relations and negotiations between the government and the LTTE. In addittion, educational posters regarding the cost of war were published. Posters with the message of "One Year of Ceasefire: Let's Keep Similing Tomorrow Also" were published in Sinhala, Tamil and English and distributed in 15 states within the country.