Recovering women's livelihoods together
SRI LANKA: More than 30,000 people
were killed and 550,000 lost their homes when the 2004 tsunami hit Sri
Two years later, people are still struggling.
As well as losing family and friends, many survivors lost their farms,
businesses, and even simple tools of trade, like hoes and weaving equipment.
Earning an income has become difficult.
In partnership with ActionAid International
and Women and Child Care Organisation (WACCO), Austcare is contributing
to a livelihood recovery project for tsunami-affected women living in the