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Private Artificial Insemination Technicians Reach a Milestone

April 2019

Twenty-seven Private Artificial Insemination Technicians (PAITs) working in the Grama Niladari Divisions of Oddusuddan, Puthukudiryiruppu, Karathuraipatru, Manthai-East and Thunukkai in Mullaitivu District have passed the AI practical examination successfully. This .. (more)

Exposure Visit to India by SLCDF Staff

April 2019

The staff of SLCDF were given the opportunity of travel to India on an exposure visit through the funding of Diakonia. On the 24th of October 2018 “team SLCDF” headed .. (more)

Helping Hands – Sri Lanka origin family living in Canada supported WHH families

April 2019

Three participants from women headed households and families with children with disabilities from Therungama a remote village in Angunakolapelessa Divisional Secretary’s Division in Hambantota have been initially assisted in mushroom .. (more)

Women oyster farmers saving time thanks to the tumbling machine introduced

March 2019

After a combined experiment of National Aquatic Resources Research and Development Agency (NARA), SLCDF and community members, has come up with an oyster tumbling machine which is highly efficient low .. (more)

“Crossing Boundaries – Youth Groups Sri Lanka” project South youth helps North peers in difficult times

February 2019

Helvetas Swiss Intercooperation funded “Cross Boundaries – Youth Groups Sri Lanka 3-year project was just completed when floods hit Kilinochchi district. Several youth participated in the programme who live in .. (more)

Module Two of the Mental Health Training Programme was indeed a success

January 2019

The 2nd module residential training programme of the New Jersey Mental Health Institute (NJMHI) funded project was concluded successfully on the 10th of January 2019 at the Institute of Addiction .. (more)

Essay and Art competition for USAID/DIG Galle

December 2018

Selection of winners of Interschool Essay and Art Competition on the topic “Minimizing the pollution of ocean through management of waste including polythene and plastic in the Gin Ganga river .. (more)

USAID/LANTERN

December 2018

One of the expected results from the USAID/DIG funded project LANTERN executed in the Northern Province of the country is to inform public and civil society to reduce plastics pollution .. (more)

Donor’s Support in Action

December 2018

The Government of Sri Lanka has announced several proposals in its Budget 2018 aimed at reviving the economy of the war affected Northern Province. One of the key proposals of .. (more)

SLCDF Facilitates in Expanding the Knowledge on Mental Health

November 2018

People need to be aware of symptoms of mental illness and the measures that need to be taken to alleviate them. In order to fulfill this purpose people of the .. (more)