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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)

Drinking Water Initially for Twenty Five Marginalized Families

September 2019

In the Nillamba Stage II Colony Gampola Udapalatha in the Kandy District there are forty families who are facing a severe drinking water problem. They do not have wells or .. (more)

Huge Success of Environment Programme Conducted in the Seenigama Dewala Premises

September 2019

Seenigama Dewala abutting the sea is the location of the largest religious festival in the Galle District taking place every year between 28th of August and 4th September. It usually .. (more)

Upcycling P&P

July 2019

Why throw away P&P resources when unique creations as such can be made