World Environment Day Celebration 2024

On June 5th, 2024, communities across various dioceses came together to celebrate World Environment Day, a globally recognized event dedicated to raising awareness and promoting action to protect our planet. The main objective of this day is to educate the public about environmental issues and inspire positive change. This year, the celebrations were held in

Youth Exchange Program in Badulla and Chilaw: A Journey of Self-Discovery and Peacebuilding

From May 20th to 22nd, 2024, the Youth Exchange Program, funded by AGIAMONDO, brought together young minds from Badulla and Chilaw for a transformative experience. Held at the Caritas Chilaw Conference Hall, this two-and-a-half-day residential program aimed to empower participants by enhancing their self-identity, self-esteem, and leadership skills. The primary objectives of this initiative were

Agroecology Farmers Exchange Visit in Sri Lanka

From May 14th to 19th, 2024, an Agro ecological Farmers’ Exchange Visit was arranged to the farmlands in Anuradhapura and Mannar, Sri Lanka. There were 12 farmers representing Caritas Bangladesh and UBINIG, Bangladesh and  Mada, Lebanon. This visit was  Co-hosted by Caritas Sri Lanka SEDEC and MONLAR, and funded by CAFOD, UK. The main objective

Commemoration of International Thalassemia Day 2024

On the 8th of May, 2024, Caritas USCOD Badulla, supported by Misereor, hosted the Commemoration of International Thalassemia Day at the Riverside Hotel in Badulla. This event, held from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM, brought together various stakeholders and beneficiaries to raise awareness about Thalassemia and support those affected by the condition. The event saw