mangroves promised full protection in sri lanka. (image:radius images/corbis). sri lanka has become the first nation to promise the comprehensive protection of all of its mangroves, as it launches a major replanting programme. hundreds of sri lankan coastal communities have been recruited for their .
a new project in sri lanka offers training and loans to women to start sustainable businesses as an alternative to cutting mangroves, and commits them to help replant degraded areas of the mangrove forests . mangroves and incomes flourish as sri lanka's women promote conservation in pictures .
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sri lanka. 50% of our deminers are women, many of them war widows with children to support.
photos and editorial news pictures from getty images. download premium images . ed. a sri lankan tamil woman cycles past a hindu temple in jaffna 400 kilometres north of . ed. srilankawarwidows feature by amal jayasinghe in this photograph taken on june 9 sri lankan war widow .
sri lanka's war widows trafficked as slaves to gulf . the 54-year-old widow from sri lanka's former war zone had been promised work as a maid for an affluent family in the gulf state of oman . they promise decent jobs, generous salaries and paint an alluring picture of a good life in a wealthy nation.
photos. workshop: good governance and social responsibility the board members of the women's chamber of industry commerce (wcic) and past chairperson ms. rezani aziz are working in collaboration to set up the federation of women entrepreneur associations of sri lanka (fweasl). read more. women .
a british woman has told of her horror at finding out her husband had been shot by a blackmail gang in sri lanka. diane de zoysa, 59, from edinburgh, scotland, said she is now destitute after she sold her home in the uk to be with priyanjana de zoysa, 26, in his home country. diane de zoysa, 59, .
101 east examines the plight of thousands of widows struggling to survive in post-war sri lanka.
president mahinda rajapaksa has made much of the development of sri lanka's north following the carnage of war - but has life really improved for the tamil community living there?
image. kusuma is a 45-year-old widow living with her children in a border village called pandukabayapura in the anuradhapura district. there she runs a textile shop with her daughter. she joined the vdo and became a member of a small group with the hope of starting an income activity of her own.
sri lanka three times, 196065, 197077 and 19942000, and was a long-time leader of the sri lanka freedom party. bandaranaike was the widow of a previous sri lankan prime minister, solomon bandaranaike, and the mother of sri lanka's fourth executive president, .
almost six years after sri lanka's bloody civil conflict came to an end, an underreported legacy of the fighting is finally being acknowledged: the extraordinarily high number of war widows struggling to make ends meet. sri lanka's new government, led by president maithripala sirisena, estimated last month .
the pair exchanged numbers and stayed in touch over the internet after diane went home. seven months later, she went back to sri lanka on holiday and the couple married in 2012. diane de zoysa met her husband priyanjana when he was working a hotel she visited on holiday six years ago (image: .
iphone images from sri lanka shot in march of 2017 by usn reporter devon haynie. rajendran geetha lost her husband to the sri lankan security forces in 2008. (devon haynie for usn wr) .
image caption mrs amirthalingam met leading members of the tamil community. since his death, no other tamil leader has appealed so strongly to the masses. the suffering of his widow reflects the suffering of tens of thousands of sri lankan war bereaved over the past two decades. the only difference .
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sri lanka's northern province, for generations. but as the photo attests, her husband, a tamil like herselfis broad-faced and confident. staring at the tiny image of .
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