Caritas Sri Lanka - SEDEC

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Caritas Sri Lanka-SEDEC is the social arm of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Sri Lanka and is affiliated to Caritas Internationalis, a confederation of 162 Catholic relief, development, and social service organizations present in 200 countries and territories.

Our national centre is located in the Archdiocese of Colombo, Sri Lanka’s capital city. Our vision is radiated to the far corners of the island through 13 Diocesan Centres. Caritas Sri Lanka-SEDEC is also the national secretariat of the National Catholic Commission for Justice Peace and Human Development.

Latest News

Latest happenings from Caritas network around the country

A Reflection by Religious and Civil Society Leaders on the Current Crisis

Caritas Sri Lanka 14th May

Caritas Sri Lanka organized a discussion on the recent terror attacks on Easter Sunday and its aftermath at the National Centre on 9th May 2019.  The discussion was graced by some prominent members of the Catholic, Christian and Buddhist clergy and leading members of Civil Society. The Discussion was opened by Rev. Fr. Mahendra Gunatilleke,...

Panel Discussion on the Current Crisis

Caritas Sri Lanka 03rd May

Caritas Sri Lanka – SEDEC (CSL) has organized a series of panel discussion to create awareness on the present social political and religious atmosphere prevailing in the country. The first of its kind programme will be telecast on VERBUM television on 4th Saturday and 5th Sunday of May at 8.00 p.m. CSL plans to organize 10...

Caritas Sri Lanka – SEDEC Family Commemorates the victims of Easter Sunday bomb attacks

Caritas Sri Lanka 30th April

The Caritas Sri Lanka (CSL) played a pivotal role in the aftermath of the Easter Sunday bomb blasts that devastated the island nation of Sri Lanka by joining hands and concentrating on the immediate requisites of the victims in close liaison with the government authorities as well as with the international and national voluntary organizations...

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