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[Sri Lanka]Organic farming study tour – From Sri Lanka to Japan

2018.5.22

Peace Winds Japan (PWJ) believes in investing in staff training. Because training our staff creates much more positive impact to our projects as well as builds stronger self confidence.  At our Sri Lanka Office, we send our local staff to Japan and learn about organic farming and farm to market methods and good practices, which [...]

[Sri Lanka]Sri Lanka staff visit to Japan

2018.3.27

In eastern Sri Lanka, Peace Winds Japan (PWJ) has been assisting livelihood program with rice and dairy farmers’ cooperatives in Trincomalee District Since 2011. In 2017, PWJ began to bring our local staff to Japan for a study tour, activities include visiting organic farms, nursery schools, so that their experiences could improve our program in [...]

Sri Lanka : ”Istouti! (Thank You!)” from Flood Emergency beneficiaries

2017.8.14

At the end of July, Peace Winds Japan (PWJ) successfully completed emergency relief project to the communities affected by the flood and landslides in the southwestern part of Sri Lanka. After we completed the distribution of kitchen sets and bedding sets, PWJ staff visited and talked with beneficiaries in Dodangoda Division of Kalutara District to [...]

Sri Lanka : Kitchen sets and Bedding sets delivered

2017.7.22

On July 13, 2017, Peace Winds Japan (PWJ) and its local partner Asia Pacific Alliance for Disaster Management Sri Lanka (A-PAD) completed the distribution of Kitchen sets and bedding sets to total 1,685 families in Dodangoda Division in Kalutara District in Western Province of Sri Lanka. Dodangoda district staff, A. Kushan Akalanka Perera, has been [...]

Sri Lanka : A small shop reopens after nearly destroyed by flood

2017.7.7

As PWJ and our local partner A-PAD continued visiting flood affected areas for assessment, we came across a small shop and we want to share a story of what he had gone through during the flood time in Kalutara district where flood water covered large part of the area. “I have been running this ”petti kadé” (small [...]