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Current Research
Books

Shared Encounters in Myanmar, Sri Lanka, and Thailand

Reports

Reimagining vulnerability in the light of COVID-19: Reflections on informal work, social protection and emergency responses during crisis

Research Papers

Reimagining Vulnerability in the Light of COVID-19: A Review of the Literature (2020-2021)

Research Papers

Mass Grave Sites in Sri Lanka: History and Legal Framework

Books

On The Move In Search of Greener Pastures : Unsafe Migration and Human Trafficking in Sri Lankas Tea Plantation Sector

Books

Her Smile Lingers : a collection of selected essays by Malathi de Alwis

Reports

The Relationship Between Truth Seeking and Prosecution

Research Papers

Disability Policy Brief for Law Makers, Administrators and other Decision Makers

Research Papers

Tracking Coexistence: Understanding Perceptions of the Religious ‘Other’

Research Papers

Women and Land in Sri Lanka: A Literature Review

Research Papers

Factors Associated with Female Labour Force Participation in Sri Lanka’s Eastern Province

Reports

On the Move: Gender and Seasonal Fisheries Migration in Sri Lanka

Books

Negotiating Access to Land in Eastern Sri Lanka

Research Papers

Psychosocial Assessment of the War Affected Northern and Eastern Provinces of Sri Lanka: Distress and Growth Post-War

Research Papers

Postwar Livelihood Trends in Northern and Eastern Sri Lanka

Research Papers

The Chronic and the Entrenched: Ethno-Religious Violence in Sri Lanka

Research Papers

Making Ends Meet Women's Livelihoods in Post-War Sri Lanka

Research Papers

Impact of Intimate Relationships on Livelihood Activities of Women Affected by War in Northern Sri Lanka

Books

DS : the Life of D.S. Senanayake (1884-1952) : Sri Lanka’s First prime Minster 1948-52 : A Political Biography

Research Papers

Advancing Truth and Justice in Sri Lanka : an Introduction to Transitional Justice

Research Papers

Fracturing Community : Intra-group relations among the Muslims of Sri Lanka

Books

SRI LANKA: COME WIND, COME WEATHER : A Political History of Sri Lanka since Independence in Narrative Form, Volume 2

Research Papers

A Quota for Women in Local Government in Sri Lanka: Questions of Equality, Modernity and Political Leverage

Research Papers

Competing for Victimhood Status: Northern Muslims and the Ironies of Post-War Reconciliation, Justice and Development

Research Papers

History After the War: Historical Consciousness in the Collective Sinhala Buddhist Psyche in Post War

Research Papers

Reimagining Vulnerability in the Light of Covid-19: A Qualitative Study

Reports

Building back better: Reflections on the impacts of the pandemic and economic crisis on school education in Sri Lanka

Research Papers

Deepening Vulnerability: COVID -19 and Disability

Research Papers

Land Ownership and Women's Empowerment in Sri Lanka : An Empirical Analysis of Two Districts

Books

We are Present: Women's Histories of Conflict, Courage and Survival

Books

Shared Sanctities

Reports

Memorialisation and Reparations: Report of Dialogues

Research Papers

From Combatant to Civilian : The Psychosocial Wellbeing of Ex-combatants in Kilinochchi and Mullaiti

Research Papers

Estate Workers in Sri Lanka: An Account of the Legal and Policy Framework

Books

DS : the Life of D.S. Senanayake (1884-1952) : Sri Lanka’s First prime Minster 1948-52 : A Political

Books

On the Move: Gender, migration and wellbeing in four fishing communities in Sri Lanka

Books

Up-country Tamils: Charting a New Future in Sri Lanka edited by Daniel Bass and B. Skanthakumar

Research Papers

Craft Artisans and State Institutions in Sri Lanka

Research Papers

Sex Ratio and Vulnerability in Northern and Eastern Provinces in Sri Lanka

Research Papers

Coming out of the margins : Justice and Reconciliation for Conflict-Affected Muslims in Sri Lanka

Research Papers

Limits of Expression : Creative Artists and Censorship in Sri Lanka

Research Papers

Towards Recovering Histories of Anti-Muslim Violence in the Context of Sinhala Muslim Tensions in Sri Lanka

Research Papers

One Confession, Two Confessors : A forensic Linguistic analysis of Confessions Submitted in the High Court Cases of Nallarathnam SIngarasa and Sellapulle Mahendran

Books

The Making of a Historian : A Memoir

Research Papers

The Chronic and the Acute: Post-War Religious Violence in Sri Lanka

Research Papers

Self, religion identity and politics : Buddhist and Muslim encounters in contemporary Sri Lanka

Books

SRI LANKA: COME WIND, COME WEATHER : A Political History of Sri Lanka since Independence in Narrative Form, Volume 1

Research Papers

Contextualizing Post-War Reconciliation in Sri Lanka: The Political Economy of Territorial Control in Historical Perspectives

Research Papers

A History of Tamil Diaspora Politics in Canada: Organizational Dynamics and Negotiated Order, 1978-2013

Research Papers

Post-War Sri Lanka: Is Peace a Hostage of the Military Victory?

Research Papers

Reimagining Vulnerability in the Light of COVID-19: A Synthesis of Quantitative and Qualitative Evidence

Reports

Reimagining vulnerability in the light of COVID-19: Reflections on gendered impacts of the pandemic (and the economic crisis)

Research Papers

Strengthening Support Networks
and Solidarity for Women’s
Political Participation in Sri Lanka

Research Papers

Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Sri Lankan Migrant Workers in the Gulf Region

Research Papers

Disability policy brief for law makers, administrators and other decision makers

Reports

Countering Hate Speech: Towards safer digital spaces

Reports

Sri Lanka Women Living with Disabilities : Report submitted by: ICES

Research Papers

IDENTITY, INFECTION AND FEAR

Research Papers

Intersecting Marginalities: Social-exclusion of women with disabilities in Sri Lanka

Books

Exploring Women’s Empowerment

Books

Beyond Boundaries: Lived Pluralistic Memories

Books

Conflict Resolution: An Introductory Textbook

Research Papers

Inter-Religious Conflict in Four Districts of Sri Lanka

Research Papers

An Annotated Bibliography on Social Issues in Post-war Sri Lanka with Particular Reference to Conflict-affected Northern and Eastern Provinces

Books

Sustaining a state in conflict: Politics of foreign aid in Sri Lanka

Research Papers

Doing This and That – Self-employment and Economic Survival of Women Heads of Households in Mullaitivu

Research Papers

Post-War Realities: Barriers to Female Economic Empowerment

Research Papers

New Buddhist Extremism and the Challenges to Ethno-Religious Coexistence in Sri Lanka

Research Papers

Religious Interface and Contestations Between Buddhists and Muslims in Sri Lanka

Research Papers

Advancing Truth and Justice in Sri Lanka: A Report of Six Dialogues

Research Papers

Conflict, Displacement and Post-War Recovery: A Community Profile of Passaiyoor East in Jaffna, Sri Lanka

Research Papers

The Impact of Displacement on Dowries in Sri Lanka

Books

Human Rights Practice in Sri Lanka: Towards a Thick Description

Research Papers

On (not) Knowing One’s Place: A Critique of Cultural Relativism

Research Papers

The Political Economy of Post War Sri Lanka

Research Papers

Reimagining Vulnerability in the Light of COVID-19: A Quantitative Study

Research Papers

The Impact of COVID-19 on Small-scale Fisheries and Coastal Tourism: A Case Study of Mirissa

Research Papers

Unpacking Coexistence:
Inter-Group Perceptions of the
Religious ‘Other’

Research Papers

Re-imagining Vulnerabilities:
The COVID-19 Pandemic and Informalised Migrant Apparel Workers in Sri Lanka

Research Papers

Music and Song Traditions of the Muslims of Sri Lanka: An Overview

Books

The Complicated Relationship between People, State, and Land in Eastern Sri Lanka

Reports

On the Move: Gender and Seasonal Fisheries Migration in Sri Lanka

Research Papers

Understanding Women’s Livelihood Outcomes and Economic Empowerment in the Eastern Province of Sri La

Research Papers

The Battleground of Sri Lankan History Education : Barriers to Teaching Inclusive Histories

Books

Sustaining a state in conflict: Politics of foreign aid in Sri Lanka

Books

Paradise Poisoned : Learning about Conflict, Terrorism and Development from Sri Lanka’s Civil Wars B

Research Papers

An Exploratory Study of Attitudes and Practices Towards Domestic Workers in Sri Lanka

Research Papers

Barriers to Implementing the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in Sri Lanka

Research Papers

Breakup of Community Social Structures in the War-Affected Northern and Eastern Provinces in Sri Lanka

Research Papers

Freedom of Religion, the Role of the State, and Interreligious Relations in Myanmar

Research Papers

Women's Labour Market Outcomes and Livelihood Interventions in Sri Lanka's North After the War

Research Papers

War and Recovery: Psychosocial Challenges in Northern Sri Lanka

Books

Exploring Women’s Empowerment

Research Papers

Womens Economic Empowernment : A Literature Review

Books

Picturing Coexistence and Conflict: Learning about the Other through Grassroots Comics

Books

Ethnic Conflict in Buddhist Societies in South and Southeast Asia: The Politics behind Religious Rivalries

Research Papers

Ethical Reconstruction? Primitive Accumulation in the Apparel Sector of Eastern Sri Lanka

Books

War Making and State Building: the Politics of State Reform in Sri Lanka

Research Papers

What Lessons Are We Talking About? Reconciliation and Memory in Post-Civil War Sri Lankan Cinema

Research Papers

Revised Edition of Domestic Violence Intervention Services in Sri Lanka: An Exploratory Mapping 2009-2011

Gender

Safe Migration and Prevention of Human Trafficking in the Sri Lankan Plantation Sector

This project seeks to develop a nuanced understanding of safe migration and human trafficking in

Coexistence and Religious Harmony

Tracking Coexistence Understanding Perceptions of the Religious Other

This study is based on an analysis of people’s perceptions of the ‘religious other’. The data was collected at the end of 2019 by...

Gender

Identifying Post-War Growth and Economic Opportunities for Women in Sri Lanka

Poverty levels among women in the war-affected Northern Province are among the highest in the country. Since the end of the war in 2009, there have been several initiatives by

Coexistence and Religious Harmony

Promoting Human Rights, Inclusion and Religious Harmony in Sri Lanka and Beyond

Equipping Communities to Resist Violent Conflict Through research, forum and capacity-building activities, Equitas will work to promote...

Diversity and Social Inclusion

Social-ecological Dynamics in Rapid Economic Development: Infrastructure and Coastal Change in South

ICES is part of a consortium of researchers investigating the social and ecological changes taking place along the Southern and Eastern...

Coexistence and Religious Harmony

Promoting Religious Harmony and Inter-Faith Dialogue

Through research, dialogue, education, and community interventions, this project will enhance understanding between and amongst different...

Past Books

Books published by ICES from 2000 to 2020

Past Research Papers

Research papers published by ICES from 2000 to 2020

Past Reports

ICES's reports from 2000 to 2020

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