As part of its partnership with the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, Euronews continues to do great work highlighting some of the disasters that have a massive effect on vulnerable people, but which have slipped off of the media radar. This week, the programme goes to Sri Lanka to discover the post-civil war rebuilding and reconciliation processes.
The Northern Sri Lankan city of Kilinochchi acted as the de-facto capital for the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam for more than a decade. In November 2008 the Sri Lankan army launched sustained attacks on the town from three directions.
This is the third episode in a series which has previously investigated the hidden emergencies in Mongolia and Liberia.