Sri Lanka

ACTED to develop local governance capacities in Northern Sri Lanka

KILINOCHCHI, Sri Lanka [ACTED News] – ACTED is aiming to enhance the capacity of local civil society groups, to foster good governance among local authorities and improve service delivery in Sri Lanka, in partnership with local think tank the Centre for Poverty Analysis, and with the support of the European Union. The project will target over 100 civil society organizations in four districts and local government officials at District, Division and Grama Nildhari (local) level. ACTED Project Manager Emil advised: “the project is starting and we have lots of support from the community. We are expecting that it will go very well and help greatly”.