The Community Memorialization Project is an archive of 320 village histories and life stories of individuals and groups, collected and archived to memorialize the experiences of violence and conflict in three Sri Lankan districts. Using the archive, the project creates opportunities for dialogue within and between communities on our country's past, and the future we as citizens want to create for it and the next generation of Sri Lankans.
Martin, a baker's help when the J.V.P. insurrection took place, explains how the…
A woman says about the displacement experiences she came across due to war.
Life story of an elderly woman
A woman in a poverty-stricken family seeks to help her get a job.
A father tells the terrible things that he saw during the war.
A mother waits for a son that she last heard of in 1998 when she last saw her before…
Collection past incidents in Sarvodyapuram village
A group of children along with village elders illustrate the Batugoda village