Lakshan Dias – Sri Lanka

Lakshan is a Sri Lankan lawyer, human rights activist. He is a member of the Bar Association of Sri Lanka and a leading partner of law firm Lakshan Dias Associates, which he founded in 2009. As an activist, Lakshan works predominantly on human rights issues such as migrant workers, refugees and religious minorities. He briefly served as Chairperson of Transparency International Sri Lanka, was CEO of YMCA Sri Lanka, and Programme Manager for Centre for Human Rights and Development Sri Lanka.