Volunteerism & ICTs: Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka at a Glance
Get Involved with ICVolunteers' Projects in Sri Lanka
ICVolunteers-Switzerland is the Swiss branch of ICVolunteers. Historically, the Swiss office is the cradle of the whole organization. ICVolunteers has local presence in a growing number of countries, including Sri Lanka.
We invite you to look over what we are doing in the area.
ICVolunteers Projects in Sri Lanka:
Landmines conference: 7th Meeting of the States Parties (7MSP)
While the situation has improved in recent years, antipersonnel landmines are still being laid today, mutilating and killing people together with mines from previous conflicts.
International Dialogue on Human Rights: Issues in Gender and Sexuality
The International Dialogue provided an opportunity for organizations active in advancing sexual orientation, gender and gender identity issues regionally and internationally to gather in Geneva, meet with the new UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, engage in training prior to the next Commission on Human Rights, connect with Brazil and key country missions, identify priorities, strengthen regional networks and develop tools for working together as effectively as possible.
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 20:51:18 GMT
Hernando SunVolunteers do battle against rabiesHernando SunAnd Mission Rabies has already seen success from its initiative to end human deaths from dog-transmitted rabies in other countries too, including India and Sri Lanka as well as Africa. On its website, the program recorded a total of 90,067 dogs have ... More...
Thu, 12 Oct 2017 20:01:50 GMT
New legislation to open Lanka to ICT expertsCeylon Daily NewsSri Lanka would soon introduce legislation for the Immigration Controller to act as the sole authority to expedite bringing in foreign experts to be employed in the ICT sector in Sri Lanka, said State Minister for Finance, Eran Wickramaratne. ‚ÄúSri ... More...
Mon, 25 Sep 2017 15:05:07 GMT
Ceylon Chamber's ICT Gateway Project to source contracts from Norway's multi-billion ICT marketColombo PageSept 25, Colombo: The Ceylon Chamber of Commerce invites Sri Lankan ICT firms to join the Chamber's ICT Gateway Project, an initiative by the country's premier chamber to help local firms benefit from the thriving ICT industry in Norway. The move†... More...