Thursday 26 January 2017

Save the Children promotes Mother and Child Friendly Tea Estates in Sri Lanka

A Health Center in St. Coombs Estate in Thalawakelle, Nuwara Eliya upgraded by Save the Children in partnership with Tea Research Institute (TRI) was declared opened by the Minister of Plantation, Mr. Naveen Dissanayake, Country Director of Save the Children in Sri Lanka, Mr. Chris McIvor and Deputy Country Director of Save the Children, Mr. Julian Chellappah on 21st of January. The opening ceremony was held during an Awards Ceremony of TRI which was held under auspices of His Excellency the President of Sri Lanka, Mr.

Thursday 22 December 2016

Every Last Child Campaign; Save the Children in Sri Lanka conducts an Advocacy Forum focusing issues faced by children of migrated parents

Save the Children on 16th of December conducted an “Advocacy Forum” focusing on the impact of parental migration on children. The Advocacy Forum is an initial kick off of a three year campaign called “Every Last Child”, conducted globally with the aim to catalyze positive change for millions of excluded children.

Monday 18 July 2016

Ministry of Women and Child Affairs and Save the Children launch Action Plan for the Social Protection of Children (2016 – 2018)

Friday 17 June 2016

Flood waters cannot take away Prabodhi's Will

Prabodhi who is in grade 11 is about to face Ordinary Level examination in this year which is an important juncture in her education. The flood has destroyed all of her study materials.

Tuesday 14 June 2016

Pre-Launch and Children's Consultation of Every Last Child Campaign in Sri Lanka

Save the Children in Sri Lanka conducted the pre-launch of the “Every Last Child” campaign where 175 children from all the districts of Sri Lanka were consulted and children themselves identified key issues of children left behind and presented to the His Excellency President of Sri Lanka. The process took place during 11th to 13th of June as part of the National Children’s Council annual summit.