Sri Lanka’s Ministry of Constitutional Affairs and National Integration organized an in-house lecture on the "Elements of Power-Sharing in the Aceh Peace Settlement” in the afternoon of August 15, 2007. The key presentation was given by Mr. Teuku Mufizar Mahmud, Achenese political analyst and consultant. Responses were provided by Prof. Christina Murray of the University of Cape Town, South Africa; and Prof. Lakshman Marasinghe of the University of Windsor, Canada, who is also Chairman of the Sri Lanka Law Commission. Twenty-seven participants including many employees of the ministry attended the lecture, among them D.E.W. Gunasekara, Minister of Constitutional Affairs and Raja Collure, Chairman of the Official Languages Commission.