Transforming 21,125 houses to homes in northern Sri Lanka

Posted on Monday, December 21st, 2015

22/12/2015 – Jaffna, Sri Lanka: The Red Cross Post Conflict Recovery Programme (RC PCRP) that began its operations in 2010 soon after a 30 year old conflict ended is now coming to an end after constructing 21,125 homes in northern Sri Lanka. The Programme has aided over 400,000 people living in all five districts of

On behalf of the most vulnerable…

Posted on Friday, February 14th, 2014

Waking up early everyday morning, preparing food and making sure her kids are ready to go to school is something she has been doing as long as she can remember.

43,000 IDP families to get permanent housing in Northern Sri Lanka

Posted on Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012

02/10/2012 – Colombo, Sri Lanka: The 2nd phase of the Indian Housing Project aimed at constructing 43,000 houses for the returnees of the 30 year old conflict, was formally launched today in Mannar, Mullativu and Jaffna, the 3 districts of northern Sri Lanka. The Sri Lanka Red Cross Society (SLRCS) in collaboration with the International Federation

A salute for humanity

Posted on Tuesday, August 21st, 2012

By Mahieash Johnney – IFRC Communications & Information Manager in Colombo    21/08/2012 – Colombo, Sri Lanka: The humanitarian world in Sri Lanka gathered today at the United Nations compound in Colombo to honor the millions of people who have invested their time and life for the welfare of another. Organized under the theme “People