Don’t Forget to Fight

DON’T FORGET TO FIGHT POVERTY. IN SRI LANKA MORE THAN 80,000 FEMALE ENTREPRENEURS AND WIDOWS ARE DESTITUTE AND LIVE IN POVERTY. CONTACT DANIEL ON +94773188375  OR [email protected] TO PLEDGE YOUR SUPPORT FOR FEMALE ENTREPRENEURS AND WAR WIDOWS ON 23 JUNE INTERNATIONAL WIDOWS’ DAY. #INTERNATIONALWIDOWSDAY The Business Development Unit of the National Christian Evangelical Alliance of  [...]

  “90,000 young widows bear the burden of being sole bread winner” said Vijayakala Maheswaran Deputy Minister of Women’s Affairs on 27th October, 2014. In war and post-war environments many women suffer because they do not have a husband. They are compelled to take up livelihoods traditionally held by men in society. Six years after  [...]

A Stich in Time Saves Three

A stitch in time saves nine is an appropriate aphorism for Saila’s timely and determined effort to save herself and her daughters from the difficulties of being a female-headed household living in the aftermath of a 30 year armed conflict in the North of Sri Lanka. Six years after the end of the war, 90,000  [...]

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