Sri Lanka

In Sri Lanka, the ICRC helps people affected by the past conflict, including detainees, the families of missing persons and economically vulnerable households. We also work with ministries, armed forces, police and universities to promote IHL and international human rights law. Read more about the ICRC in Sri Lanka.

Latest Update
In numbers

January - March 2018

  • 1,850
    Families met to follow up on their tracing enquiries
  • 586
    relatives of missing persons attended weekly psychosocial support sessions
  • 37
    Families received cash grants to develop their livelihoods
  • 5,300
    detainees were visited throughout the country.