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

Online steering committee meeting

According to the pandemic situation, it was unable to conduct the steering committee meeting of National Fisheries Solidarity Movement properly. The steering committee meeting is one of the most important meeting of the network because every district coordinators present with the secretariat staff in the meeting. Steering committee meeting is used to discuss the progress of the project implementation, take decisions, planning and implementation of the project. Analyzing the situation, we introduced a new strategy to conduct the steering committee meeting.  It conducted online steering committee meeting on 22 of May, 2020. Secretariat staff participated to the online discussion being in the secretariat as a team. It conducted as two parts because of the language concern.  It discussed with the district coordinators in the south such as Matara, Galle, Kaluthara, Gampaha, Puttlam, Kurunegala and Polonnaruwa first. In the evening, it discussed with the coordinators in the north and east.  The coordinators from Jaffna, Killinochchi, Mullathive, Mannar, Ampara and Betticaloa participated in the online meeting. It basically discussed the situation of the district due to the corona pandemic and appropriate ways to support the affected people in the district level. Mr.Herman Kumara, National Convener of the organization and other secretariat staff participated in the meeting.