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Supporting Effective Dispute Resolution

SEDR is working to strengthen the effectiveness and availability of alternative dispute resolution mechanisms in Sri Lanka for communities in Uva, Northern, and Eastern Provinces.

SEDR works to

Improve the

functioning of

Community Mediation Boards 


Improve and expand the functioning of Land Special Mediation Boards

Woman in a Field

Address community problems and improve  the resolution of community-level grievances 

Helping Hands

Show the benefits of mediation and promote the use of mediation services

Father and Children

Our partners keep our work moving forward 

SEDR is part of the European Union's Strengthening Transformation, Reconciliation, and Inclusive Democratic Engagement (STRIDE) initiative with the World Bank and the UNDP.  SEDR is working directly with local partners and institutions to strengthen alternative dispute resolution services and mediation practices.

Holding a Book

Find helpful resources to learn about and promote Mediation Practices

Download our resources on Alternative Dispute Resolution for both community members and government officials.


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