Written By NAFSO on Wednesday, January 23, 2019 | 6:57:00 AM
Gender and Leadership Training
Gender and leadership training was conducted in Agriculture training school at Maradanamadam in Jaffna on 22 of January. 42 members attended the meeting specially women and youth participated the workshop. Women actions network coordinator Francis Rajan facilitated the program.
Written By NAFSO on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 | 10:32:00 PM
People's Alliance for Land Rights conducted Media discussion
The media discussion that was held under the patronage of the people who were in the Kepapilave area in mullaitivu district. The media discussion was held under the patronage of the people's representatives in mullaitivu district. People's Alliance for land rights conducted media discussion on 22nd January 2019 CSR Colombo.
Northern Province Fisheries Co-Management Platform
“We are planning to develop a Fisheries Management Charter for use, manage, protect and sustain fisheries resources in Northern Province.” Says A. A. Alam, chairperson of northern province Fisher People’s union. A. Rajachandran of Jaffna, Francis Joseph of Kilininochchi, V. Sylvester of Mannar and Anthonipillai of Mulaitivu highlighted the issues in their respective districts
National Fisheries Solidarity Movement and Northern Province Fisher People Unity conducted Northern Province Fisheries Co-Management Platform. This program was held at Tilko hotel in Jaffna on 18th January.
The platform presented the Fisheries Management Charter for Northern Province. The creation of this platform and the participation of the different members of these organizations allowed them to shared their points of view and comments.
At the end, the group agreed to meet Northern province Governor, Minister of Fisheries of Central Government, the District Governor Fisheries to get the consent for People’s charter for northern province fisheries management. Additionally, Director Fisheries in Jaffna, Cooperatives officers, Mannar fisheries officers, Former Minister of Women Affairs in Northern Province, Academics, Women societies leaders, Civil Societies members, Other Government officers and Media people participated and collaborated for the creation of the platform.
Written By NAFSO on Monday, January 21, 2019 | 2:33:00 PM
District Women Meeting in Poonthalir
Poonthalir WOmen District Organization conducted it's District committee meeting on 18th of January 2018, End of the meeting they dicided will meet 3 Divisional Secretaries and Government Agent on discusse about issues of resettlement people, IDP camps people and sub families issues in the camps. 2nd option they will organize big protest.
Written By NAFSO on Wednesday, January 16, 2019 | 6:49:00 AM
Paanama Pattu Protection Organisation (PPPO) and the Ragamwela Village development Committee Meeting
The development committee meeting of Ragamwela and a Paanama Pattu Protection Committee meeting was held on the 14th January 2019 Sri Bodhirukaramaya temple in Paanama. A program review of previous year activities was conducted at the meeting. A discussion was held on the changes that will be faced in the year 2019.
It was decided to have a media conference on the 4th of February 2019 regarding the cabinet decision that was taken regarding the release of lands in Paanama. It was all so discussed to find related legal document on this matter.
For the development committee meeting in Ragamwela 14 people from Ragamwela and for the Paanama Pattu Protection Committee meeting 20 people participated from Paanama, Ulpassa, Horawakandha and Egodayaya villages. Chief incumbent Paanama Sri Chandararathana Thero, The National Convener of National Fisheries Solidarity Movement, Mr.Herman Kumara, Mr.Priyankara Costha and Mr.Nimal Perera facilitated this meeting.