A Seminar on “Medical Supplies and Services to Jaffna: A Critical Evaluation” held on 25th January 2002. Read the background paper for this seminar by Mr. Dayala Deva, Former Director, IFRC using the link below:
“Prohibitions and restrictions on Pharmaceutical Products to Jaffna: A presentation of a field survey”.
A report on the proceedings of the conference is available here. This report includes highlights of all the key presentations.
As a positive outcome of the seminar, in a statement to the Press on the 13th of February 2002, the Ministry of Defense removed all restrictions to the supply of medicines to the North of the country.