Diaspora Diaries: Nagalingam Ethirveerasingam

Ex-Olympian coaches Sri Lankan youth

Dr Nagalingam Ethirveerasingam, a former Olympian of Tamil heritage, now lives in the US and coaches young athletes in Sri Lanka. He passionately believes that sport can heal trauma and provide hope for the young.

Film-maker Kannan Arunasalam went to meet him in his native city of Jaffna last year.

This is the first video of International Alert's Diaspora Diaries film series.