Do People`s Voices Matter? The Human Right to Participation in Post-tsunami Housing Reconstruction, Fact-Finding Report No. 10
21 December 2006
This publication reports the outcomes of the HIC-HLRN fact-finding mission to the tsunami-affected areas of Tamil Nadu and Pondicherry, on the southeastern coast of India. From the perspective of two years of effort after the disaster, the report sheds light on the conduct and outcomes of the the reconstruction and resettlement practices carried out since 2004 and their effects on the human rights of the surviving communities.