Let us Proudly Commemorate International Year of Small Scale Fisheries & Aquiculture - 2022

Ampara District Kilakku Suriyan District Women's Organization's District Team Meeting,Thursday 23rd June 2022

Ampara District Kilakku Suriyan District Women's Organization's District Team Meeting was held on Thursday 23rd June 2022 in Akkaraipattu under the guidance of the Women Section of the National Fisheries Solidarity Movement.

Economic problems faced by women in the face of the severe economic crisis in the country, especially the problem of clean drinking water and lack of infrastructure facilities at the rural level and the human-elephant conflict are prominent among these.

Proposals to encourage women food producers in the Eastern Province were made at this meeting, especially the women section of the National Fisheries Solidarity Movement, discussed the livelihood plan etc. and repaired future plans for women groups in the Province.

In addition to that, it was decided to hold a discussion at the Eastern Provincial Women's Conference in July on raising awareness of the drinking water problem at the rural level, discussing the livelihoods of the rural people and proposals to encourage food producers.

A plan for the next 03 months was prepared here. The village representatives were guided by the Ampara District Coordinator Mr. Isaidin, and field Officer Mr. K. Kokulan.  Lavina Hasanthi the National Fisheries Solidarity Movement Women's Coordinator and Mr. Anthony Jesudasan facilitated the meeting.

Debris and plastic removal program on the Beruwala beach, Sunday 19th June 2022

On Sunday 19th June 2022, the youth of the Kalutara District Fisheries Solidarity Movement organized a debris and plastic removal program on the Beruwala beach with the participation of the youth members in the area. District Coordinator Miss. Damanthi also attended the function.

Tree planting program in Palagala on Sunday 19th June 2022.

The Kalutara District Youth Collective of the Youth Movement for the Environment and a  movement for a better society of the National Fisheries Solidarity Movement initiated a tree planting program in Palagala on Sunday 19th June 2022. The youth of the youth movement participated in this event and the Kalutara District Coordinator Damayanthi was also present at the occasion.

District Committee Meeting of Udayam District Women's Organization, Trincomalee, ත්‍රිකුණාමලය උදයම් දිස්ත්‍රික් කාන්තා සංවිධානයේ දිස්ත්‍රික් කමිටු රැස්වීම 2022 ජුනි මස 22 වන බදාදා දින නෙල්සන්පුර, ත්‍රිකුණාමල


District Committee Meeting of Udayam District Women's Organization, Trincomalee, organized by Women, National Fisheries Solidarity Movement, was held on Wednesday, 22nd June 2022 at the Human Resource Training Center, Nelsanpura, Trincomalee.

Evaluating and reviewing the International Women's Day celebrations held in Trincomalee on March 28th was one of the objectives of the program.

Discussions were centered on strengthening the present District Committee and Village Societies, advancing the People's Proposal to Empower Women Food Producers under the Eastern Women's reawakening program.

Further, it was decided to hold a protest on July 2, 2022 in Trincomalee on the problems faced by women under the current economic situation.  It was discussed that the Eastern Women's Conference would be convened in July to empower women in food production. The next Women's Committee also worked out a plan for two months. 22 members participated for the program.

Mrs. Lavina Hasanthi, Women Coordinator of the National Fisheries Solidarity Movement, Mr. Anthony Jesudasan, Program Coordinator of the People's Dialogue for Sustainable Development, and Miss. H K. Nishaka, Coordinator of the Trincomalee district also attended for the program.