Covid 19 preventive initiatives: Minority Rights Groups (June - August 2020)

The project was designed to work with Conflict Mitigation Groups established in tea planation sector, Hatton. During the 1st wave of Covid-19 in Sri Lanka, the project was designed to achieve the following outcomes,

  1. Information dissemination: Disseminating Covid-19 health guidelines and making tea plantation sector aware about the seriousness of Covid-19 as a global pandemic.
  2. Promotion of Stay Home activities: To create more opportunities for the youth who have returned estates from urban cities to utilize their time to release their stress and to find means to curtail their daily expenditure on food.

The project was implemented from June to August 2020. Financial hand for the project was extended by South Asia local advocacy projects with Minority Rights Group Europe.