LLRC Conference in Mannar

An awareness program on LLRC report was conducted on May 18th and 19th at Gnanodaya Training Centre at Mannar. This program was sponsored by “Meeting Humanitarian Needs through Inter Religious Cooperation and Collective Community Action Project” of NPC.

The objective of the program was to create an awareness on LLRC report among the District Inter-Religious activists of NPC.

Dr Jehan Perera, the Executive Director NPC explained the objectives of the LLRC commissions and the persons who appointed it. He showed how the recommendations of LLRC could be utilised to provide a local solution to the National problem of Sri Lanka.

He further pointed out that responsibility of implementation should not be left to the government alone and emphasised the responsibility of the civil society to involve in it within the space available to them rather than being passive spectators.

In the discussion that followed:

Mr. Pushpa Jayawardhana, Thayaga Chandana and Mohammed Faishal represented NPC at this meeting. A follow up action plan was prepared which will be implemented when resources are raised.