This report is produced by the Swedish Peace and ArbitrationSociety and the Swedish Sri Lanka Committee and madepossible through the support o the Folke Bernadotte Academy. The organizations do not necessarily share the views expressedin this report. THE SWEDISH PEACE AND ARBITRATION SOCIETY (SPAS) isthe world´s oldest and Scandinavia´s largest peace organisation.It was ounded, in 1883, by the Nobel Peace Prize Laureate K.P. Arnoldson. SPAS is a non-prot organisation and has about6 000 individual members. The organisation is independento the state and has no religious or political aliations. SPAS’smajor aims are to ease tensions, speed up disarmament,orward the transerence o military resources towards develop-ment and support democratization.www.svenskareds.se THE SWEDISH SRI LANKA COMMITTEE is a network o concerned individuals aiming to increase the commitmentin Sweden or lasting peace and respect or human rightsin Sri Lanka. The Committee, ormed in 2009, is politicallyindependent and works or increased discussion and knowledgeamong the Swedish public and decision-makers about thesituation in Sri Lanka, as well as or Swedish and internationalaction towards peaceul confict resolution and respect orhuman rights in Sri Lanka.