He further stressed on the need for the victims to voice and the civil society members to assist them in their struggle for Justice.
The key note address delivered by Fr. Reid Shelton Fernando on the proposed constitutional reforms and independent institutions that will eventually establish the Rule of Law with an independent judiciary. Fr. Reid also quoted the pastoral letter of the Bishops conference that was released on the 08th December 2013. A summary of the pastoral letter was distributed to the participants in which the bishops call for a new beginning with the integration of the different communities, and stressing the urgency for constitutional reforms to preserve the interdependency of the Judiciary. Further the pastoral letter also speak about Human Rights and open market economy.
A lively discussion followed, centering around the proposed reforms into the Constitution and on reforms in the police and the Judiciary.