24 Mar 2017
FISD -2017 Women’s Day program - #BeBoldForChange#
FISD held its Women day -2017 inspirational workshop for women leaders of 4 districts , Anuradhapura, Mathale,Moneragala and Gampaha on 7th and 8th of March in Colombo. The aim of the workshop was to bring together , the women leaders attched to FISD women’s self development program and inspire them to be bold and strong for changes that concerns their lives as women. SRHR- School Program- GBV prevention program FISD recently did an awareness program on SRHR for students of Weeraparakrama secondary school in Yatawattha , Mathale. Around 350 students from grades 10,11,12,13 attended the workshop.
20 Oct 2016
FISD , together with FORUT partners in Sri Lanka held a work shop
Galvanising, Mobilising and Unleashing People Power for Good Governance and Fighting Corruption At Water’s Edge, Battaramulla, on 8 – 10 Nov 2016 This is a new and innovative training developed by FORUT (Norway) and ICNC (International Center on Nonviolent Conflict, USA) and is hosted by Sri Lankan partners of FORUT (Norway). It is based on the new ground breaking book by Shaazka Beyerle, Curtailing Corruption, and research and practice with people at the grassroots who are developing strategies, tactics, and campaigns to fight corruption and promote good governance. Traditionally, much of the attention has been on top-down initiatives to achieve good governance and fight corruption, with a focus on legislation and institutional mechanisms at the international, regional and national levels.…
19 Oct 2016
Staff gathering and Planning meeting 2017 at Kukuleganga
FISD team was in kukuleganga on 20th -22nd December 2016. The purpose of the visit was to offer recreational activities for the staff members of FISD who had been working tirelessly during the year towards a qualitative change of the people we are connected to at the community, district and the national levels. The team also concentrated on program focuses for the year 2017. FISD look forward to a fruitful year ahead with many innovative social development initiatives.