Saturday, September 12, 2020

Beach lands are encroaching by Private companies

The government has authorized a private company to build a Superclass hotel adjacent to Tricomalee beach. A considerable number of fishers use this beach area as a landing site for decades now. 

According to the National physical plan of the government, Trincomalee will be developed as a major economic hub. It is obvious that the poor people are about to push away with the implementation of development plans by the government.           

Trincomalee Meeting


Capacity building Training Program was conducted for Educational Centre for Trincomalee District 25/26 September 2018. 31 Civil Societies were participated at the event. Mr.Gayan Ambegoda, Mr.Priyankara Costha, Mr.Frincis Rajan and Roi Rudrigo also attended at this event. 

Selection Committee Meeting

National Fisheries Solidarity Movement was conducted section committee on livelihood Program in Trincomalee on 16th October 2018.  Kinniya, Kuchchawille and Muthur Garama Niladari, Divisional Secretaries, Development Offices, leaders were participated this event. Mr.Anthoney Jesudasan and Miss Laveena Hasanthi facilitated this event.  

The civil society Forum of Eastern province


The civil society Forum of Eastern province was held at Trincomalee on 13th June 2019. People Alliance for Right to Land (PARL) was organized the meeting. Trincomalee District citizens voice members, HEO members from Akkarapaththu and DIFSO civil society leaders from Ampara District Participated the meeting. They discussed the current situation on their land struggles and also the challenges that they faced after 21of April attack. Finally, they developed six-month action plan and decided to meet next August.

“Age is not a problem for Social Work"


“Age is not a problem for Social Work, or disaster management, even at the age of 70s I work with District Authorities to mitigate disasters in my area.” “What is necessary is right perspective, clear understanding of the situation and the commitment to the cause. “Mohammed Raheem, Coordinator, Trincomalee District Fisheries Solidarity, Trincomalee, at the Disaster Management & Mitigation Leadership Training conducted by YMESOC.

Village reformation meeting at Karumalaiyutru in Trincomalee


District committee meeting in Trincomalee