Monthly meetings of the Women’s Organizations 2013-2014
The Kantha Iturum Parishrama, (Women’s
Savings Organizations), which are affiliated to PRDA, conduct
their monthly meetings to discuss their status of welfare
activities, revolving loan funds and the loans provided under
the Women’ Economic Development (WED) programme. Meetings are
held at PRDA’s training centre in Chilaw. These meetings are
also the venue for conducting short training courses and
awareness building programmes for women. The progress of
activities conducted by the organizations and their problems and
issues are also reviewed at these meetings. Some of the
activities conducted at these meetings were as follows.
Date of the CBO Meeting
Special awareness programmes
Awareness prgramme on Divineguma
Programme conducted by Mr. Chandrasiri, Assistant
Divisional Secretary of Chilaw
Awareness programme on the advantages
of obtaining loans from the WED Loan Project.
Awareness programme on home gardening
conducted by Mr. Sumeda Bandara and Mr. Indika,
Agricultural Instructors of the North-Western
A dress-making training on saree-jacket
making by Mrs. Shiromi.