Under the project titled, “ Inclusion of Marginalized Estate Labour Communities with Access to Government Services” funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) through SPICE Sri Lanka, a 2-day capacity building programme was organized by Caritas Sri Lanka-SEDEC.
With a view to create wider awareness on the Act to Right to Information (RTI), an orientation programme was organized by Caritas Sri Lanka at the SEDEC Auditorium on 9th March 2017. The session was conducted in the English language.
Caritas Sri Lanka - SEDEC organized a 2-day Women’s Interactive programme recently, under the project titled, “Advocacy towards Reconciliation, Unity and Good Governance in line with the LLRC Recommendations” with the funding assistance from Caritas Australia with Australian NGO Cooperation Program (ANCP) and Misereor- Germany. The main objective of the workshop is to create a platform for different religious and ethnic groups to come together and share their views and experiences of the pre and post war situation, paving the way for closer understanding and respect for opposite views.
Under the guidance of Rev.Fr. Geron De Lima, Director, Caritas Batticaloa – EHED organized a 2-day capacity building and a training programme on 10th and 11th January 2017 for the farmers under the project titled, “Substantiation of Community Institutions for Sustainable Agriculture to Ensure Food Security”.
The Migration Unit of Caritas Sri Lanka organized a capacity building and training programme recently for the DC and National Centre Staff along with other interested stakeholders in the safe labor migration programme. It included teachers, Development Officers, migrant returnees, Grama Niladhari Officers and an officer from the SLBFE legal division. This is the first of three such programmes, planned with the prime objective of capacitating the individuals who work towards safe labour migration in Sri Lanka.
Under the project intervention supported by Caritas Slovenia, 7 poor and marginalized families in Kurunegala Diocese were given training on Micro Business Planning to start or expand a business activity. This is the third batch of beneficiaries who received support under the project titled “With Work towards a Decent Life-Support for Poor Families”.
A One-day capacity building and training workshop for the Finance Staff of the Caritas National Centre and the Diocesan Centres was held on the 14th February 2017 at the SEDEC auditorium. Six Diocesan Directors and a group of 48 members of finance staff participated in the session.
A 3-day capacity building programme for the Caritas Diocesan Directors, key DC Staff and selected members of the National Centre Staff was held from 6th to 8th February 2017 at the SEDEC auditorium. This is the first of its kind programme, under the series of capacity building initiatives planned for the year, 2017.
A training session on Presentation Skills and PowerPoint Presentation was held at the Caritas Sri Lanka - SEDEC auditorium on 31st of January 2017. The main objective of the session was to enhance and sharpen the presentational skills of the National Centre Staff.
- 9th Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD)
- TOT on Transitional Justice
- Caritas Sri Lanka gains START Network Membership
- Visit by Secretary General of Caritas Internationalis
- Micro Finance Capacity Building Workshop
- Afghan Emerging Civil Society Leaders visit SEDEC
- Caritas Japan delegates visit SEDEC
- CRS Asia delegation visits Sri Lanka
- TOT for Safe Migration Officials
- World Food Day commemoration in Batticaloa
- Solar Power For Villages
- Visits By Funding Partners
- Housing for conflict affected female-headed families in North and East
- Caritas Norway delegate visits Sri Lanka
- World Food Day