S R I L A N K A C A M P A I G N
December 15, 2009 Comments Off

Sri Lanka’s Catholic archbishop, Malcolm Ranjith, recently toured Europe urging renewal of the country’s highly privileged access to the EU market, known as GSP+, which the European Commission is recommending should be suspended

November 5, 2009 Comments Off

Senior Catholic figures, including the Archbishop of Colombo, are in Europe to lobby in favour of Sri Lankan Government. Their joint goal is to retain GSP+. The statement released below is a direct

October 28, 2009 Comments Off

The EU Council has adopted the following conclusions: 1) The EU has continued to keep the situation in Sri Lanka under close attention and as stated before, wishes to engage with the Government

October 26, 2009 Comments Off

Sri Lanka has flagrantly ignored international agreements. From Mr Edward Mortimer: Sir, Your argument for extending Sri Lanka’s “GSP+” access to the European Union market is plausible but specious (“Tigers and trade”, editorial

October 8, 2009 Comments Off

To the Editor of The Times From Mr. Julian Filochowski, John Battle, MP, Edward Mortimer, Professor Andrew Rigby, Clare Short, MP Sir, Since your report on September 15 (“EU sanctions on Sri Lanka