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Gender Training Programme successfully conducted in Wakwella

January 2020

A Gender Training Programme facilitating “Gender mainstreaming” under the Municipal Waste Recycling Program (MWRP) SLCDF programme was held on 9th January 2020 at the Wakwella Training Centre. The event was .. (more)

“Let the Women Decide the Margin” – EU agreement signing ceremony

December 2019

An agreement signing ceremony commemorating the SLCDF and European Union (EU) partnership for a 3 year project “Let the Women Decide the Margin” was held on the 10th of December .. (more)

Flood Relief Aid Distributed in Koralai Pattu South

December 2019

Due to heavy rains that flooding in the remote villages of Batticaloa, in Koralai Pattu South, families were urgently in need of aid and support. Upon the request from the .. (more)

Prize giving for art the competition organized under the USAID / DIG – (MWRP)

December 2019

The prize awarding for the Art competition ,organized by the Ministry of Education and Department of Local Government – Southern Province under the Municipal Waste Recycling Programme (MWRP), funded by .. (more)

DC coordinators meeting for “Strengthening Civil Society Organizations for Sustainable Development” project funded by DIAKONIA

December 2019

District Consortia coordinators meeting was held on the 27th November with regard to the “Strengthening Civil Society Organizations for Sustainable Development” project 2016 – 2020 being implemented by SLCDF with .. (more)

Sharing experiences on Environment Conservation and the role of civil Society

December 2019

A workshop for sharing experiences facilitated by three officers of Centre for Environmental Justice (CEJ) – a DIAKONIA partner organization was held on the 26th of November at SLCDF Head .. (more)

“Plastic Zero Jaffna” by “Plastic Zero Forum”

November 2019

“Plastic Zero Forum”, an initiative that marked its beginning as sharing posts mainly as awareness on P&P. Their Facebook page updating the public regarding the progress of the LOCAL AUTHORITIES .. (more)

Inter school Art Competition organized to promote Ocean pollution minimization through waste management

October 2019

An inter school competition focusing on art, poster designs and essay writing on the theme of “Minimize pollution of ocean through waste management including plastic & polythene” organized by the .. (more)

SLCDF assists in raising awareness towards mental health issues

October 2019

Mental health issues have been a wide spread culpable issue that has been raising concerns throughout the world. The role people should take in hand in order to address these .. (more)

Authorities and NGO’s collaborate to address waste management issues

October 2019

The DIG/MWRP field staff of the USAID funded Municipal Waste Recycling Programme in Galle on the 11th of October 2019, joined hands in engaging in an exposure visit to Balangoda .. (more)