Panelists Detail

Mr. Kalvalairajan Kapilan Villavarajan

Mr. Kalvalairajan Kapilan Villavarajan

Attorney At Law

Mr.Villavarajan holds a Bachelor of Science from University of Peradeniya, Bachelor of Laws from the Open University of Sri Lanka , Master of Laws from Faculty of Law, University of Colombo and Attorney – At – Law of the Supreme Court of Sri Lanka.

He experienced as a project officer of Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) Project which was carried out by the Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka and UNHCR.

He served as an Education Officer of the Human Rights Commission and experienced as a Project Coordinator of Increase knowledge and confidence among communities in reporting and responding to violations of children's rights Project which was carried out by the Human Rights Commission supported by the UNICEF.

He was a Co – Author of several booklets and Booklet on General Guidelines for State officials who deal with all forms of child related issues on Juvenile Institutionalization is one of them.

He participated as Resource Person/ Trainer in various governmental institutions and having international exposure with more than 18 years’ experience in the human rights field.

Presently Mr. Kapilan Villavarajan is serving as a Legal Officer to the Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka.