We conducted a consultation meeting with lawyers in Kurunegala in collaboration with the Bar Association of Sri Lanka on 05-10-2017 at the Kurunegala Courts. Additional Solicitor General PC Yasantha Kodagoda attended the meeting as a resource person and discussed ‘The new law on providing assistance and protection to victims of crime and witnesses with special reference to child victims and child witnesses’.

This was the fourth consultation meeting with lawyers on laws pertaining to child abuse out of the planned total of 13, organized by PEaCE with the support of the BASL.