Post-Tsunami Relief and Rehabilitation: A Violation of Human Rights, Fact-finding Report No. 8,mission to tsunami-affected areas of Tamil Nadu, India, and Sri Lanka
June 22 2005
This fact-finding report forms part of a series in which HLRN South Asia reported on the human rights consequences of the reconstruction and resettlement (relief and rehabilitation) processes that followed the 2004 tsunami. This investigation focuses on housing and land rights and related livelihood conditions of the affected communities in Tamil Nadu, India, and Sri Lanka.
Preservation of cultural heritage is a human right