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Invitation to Americans of Sri Lankan origin and families interested in development of Sri Lanka.

October 2018

We are pleased to announce that India Development and Relief Fund (IDRF) of USA supported project to uplift the living standard of the deprived village folk in Kandy district is .. (more)

“Crossing Boundaries – Youth Groups in Sri Lanka” Exchange Programme concluded in Batticaloa successfully

October 2018

The three year youth programme supported by Helvetas Swiss Intercooperation is coming to a close this December. The enthusiastic youth from Galle and Kilinochchi districts met with their counterparts in .. (more)

Enthusiasm shown by Government Officials at RTI Act Training Programme

September 2018

Two training sessions were held on 14th September, 2018, for 70 government officials on the Right to Information (RTI) Act. Ms. Kosalai Mathan Attorney-at-Law, Lecturer at University of Jaffna, was .. (more)

Galle SWM participated in International Coastal Cleanup Day

September 2018

To commemorate the International Coastal Cleanup Day, a cleaning campaign (Self Help) was organized in Galle District by Sri Lanka Centre for Development Facilitation under USAID/ Development Innovations Group funded .. (more)

Crossing Boundaries – Sri Lanka Youth Programme making an impact

September 2018

The final year of the SLCDF – HELVETAS Swiss Intercooperation Programme “Crossing Boundaries – Youth Groups in Sri Lanka” has had been very active with youth from all three districts .. (more)

UNDP-RIVER Programme goes to 11 Districts

July 2018

One of the objectives of the United Nations Development Programme funded project RIVER (Re-inventing Values on Enhanced Reconciliation) through Transitional Justice is to train CSO leaders to become TJ community .. (more)

Commemorating 100 years of Kos Mama’s Jak Planting Campaign

June 2018

This year celebrates the Centenary of the Jak Promotion Campaign of the National Hero Late Mr. Arthur V. Dias. SLCDF jointly with Jak Development Foundation held a Jak Planting programme .. (more)

Earth Day commemorated in a great way in Galle

April 2018

To commemorate the World Earth Day, a cleaning campaign (Self Help) was organized in Galle District by Sri Lanka Centre for Development Facilitation under USAID/ Development Innovations Group funded Municipal .. (more)

Certificates Awarded to 50 TOT Trainers on Solid Waste Management (SWM)

March 2018

A certificate awarding ceremony was held on the 20th of March 2018 at the Baddegama Town Hall in Galle district to appreciate the trainers who have completed the Training of .. (more)

Galle and Kilinochchi youth stepping forward to continue the youth programme in 2018

March 2018

The final year of the pilot project ‘Crossing Boundaries – Youth Groups in Sri Lanka’ funded by HELVETAS Swiss Inter-cooperation was initiated with having youth selection workshop and orientation programme .. (more)