Join the Elephant Freedom Project in Sri Lanka
Posted on January 29, 2016 at 8:54 am

  Company : Volunteers at Work Activities: Animal Volunteer Projects / Community Projects / Conservation Projects / Volunteer elephants / Wildlife holidays Country: Sri Lanka Location : Kegalle, Sri Lanka Duration: < 1 week to 1 Year+ Approx Costs: 50 to 2500 £ Pound (UK)     Click here more information

Sri Lanka – One Country Will Destroy Its Ivory—and Pray for Elephants
Posted on January 28, 2016 at 5:58 am

From National Geographic During the past several years, I’ve watched country after country destroy their stockpiles of confiscated elephant ivory, preventing that ivory from somehow slipping back into the black market and symbolically demonstrating commitment to stopping the illegal trade. But to my mind, something that’s always been missing is an apology: No country has […]

Sri Lanka’s Rebirth by Joseph Stiglitz
Posted on January 26, 2016 at 8:46 am

Joseph Stiglitz was here in early January for the Sri Lanka Economic Summit. This article was originally published in Project Syndicate. COLOMBO – Sri Lanka has been deservedly praised for the progress it has made since the end of the war against the separatist Tamil Tigers in 2009. The economy has grown at an average […]

Project megapolis explained – Colombo, Gampaha, Kalutara to merge.
Posted on January 26, 2016 at 6:59 am

Sri Lanka’s Western Province Megapolis  project which will be merging the Colombo, Gampaha and Kalutara districts, is to commence on January 29, 2016. The project is expected to be completed within fifteen years at a cost of Rs. 40 billion. Speaking on the lines of the project, the Minister of Megapolis and Western Development Patali […]

“Dear Children, Sincerely…”
Posted on January 22, 2016 at 6:38 am

Ruwanthie de Chickera’s latest theatre venture “Dear Children, Sincerely…” an international theatre collaboration between Rwanda and Sri Lanka, will be staged on the 29th, 30th and 31st of January, 2016 at 7.30 p.m. at the Western Province Aesthetic Resort (opposite the Planetarium and adjoining the Royal College Gym).   Click here for more  

Kala Pola 2016
Posted on January 22, 2016 at 6:37 am

The annual art fair – “kala pola” will be happening on the 31st of January, from 8.00am – 9.00pm at the Ananda Coomaraswamy Mw, Colombo 07. Click here for more