Caritas Sri Lanka-SEDEC celebrated its golden jubilee at the BMICH on 29th November, 2018. His Eminence Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith, members of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference, the Apostolic Nunciature of the Holy See to Sri Lanka, all the directors of Caritas diocesan centres, ambassadors of Switzerland, Germany and Norway and a large number of invitees including the

Solar Systems Installations to promote Community Activities and Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Caritas Sri Lanka – SEDEC has implemented a programme to encourage the use of renewable energy sources to safeguard the environment with the funding assistance of Misereor, Germany. Under this project commenced in January 2016, solar power systems have been installed in 39 village locations in the Dioceses of Jaffna (Vanni), Anuradhapura, Kurunegala and Badulla.

The Church Upholds the Supremacy of the Constitution to Defend the Rights of the People

Caritas Sri Lanka –SEDEC organized an awareness programme to discuss and analyze the current political crisis in Sri Lanka on 15th November, 2018. Priests, religious, civil society leaders and staff of Caritas National Centre participated in the programme. The forum under the theme, ‘Reflection on Current Political Situation’ was chaired by Rt. Rev. Dr. Vianney