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Civil Society Organizations and Local Authorities

Cooperative Development Organisation

Implementing Partners and Organisations

KAVIYA self-development Women’s Development Centre

Period of Implementation

January 2018 - December 2021

Geographic scope

Asia-Pacific: Sri Lanka


$ 203,700
€ 194 000


Bilateral Aid: EU Delegation Sri Lanka


Agriculture & Fisheries, Conflict Prevention & Resolution, Social

Type of Activity

Governance and Organizational Strengthening, Networking, Technical Assistance & Advisory, Training & Capacity Building

Project Objectives

The project is implemented in with the funding support from European Union. It has been selected 6 Divisional Secretariat Divisions (DSDs) in Anuradhapura and Batticaloa districts with two local partner organizations in Sri Lanka. In Batticaloa this project is implemented in 3 DSDs namely Vaunathivu, Kiran and Chenkalady. The project aims to contribute to inclusive and sustainable socio-economic development of marginalized and war affected communities in North Central and Eastern Sri Lanka.

Impact on SDGs

SDG2 - Zero Hunger
SDG5 - Gender Equality
SDG8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
SDG11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities

Local stakeholders

Groups of women and farmers

Key Tags

Conflict, Peace and Security, Entrepreneurship, Gender