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Launch of International Woman's Day Campaign. PDF Print E-mail
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On average, females are disproportionately impacted by inadequate housing and unhygienic sanitation facilities. Those who do not have access to permanent and safe shelter are at a higher risk of being subject to physical abuse, mental distress and other physical and psychological health conditions. Inadequate access to safe, hygienic and private sanitation facilities causes physical discomfort and a sense of shame in women and young girls, who are forced to use these facilities early morning or late at night to maintain privacy, exposing them to the risk of assault. This International Women's Day, we seek to launch our new campaign that will focus on building women up and investing in housing and sanitation facilities for the women and young girls we work with.             Read More...

EU Supports building of houses in Killinochchi, Mullativu and Batticaloa. PDF Print E-mail
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Colombo (December 7, 2015) – With a financial envelope of €14 million, thousands of people are expected to benefit from the support provided by the European Union to build houses and improve community infrastructure for internally displaced people and returnees.

Habitat for Humanity Sri Lanka Celebrates World Habitat Day 2015. PDF Print E-mail


World Habitat Day highlights the challenges of poverty housing, emphasizes the basic right to decent shelter for all and stresses the power and responsibility of communities to shape the cities and towns in which they live. On World Habitat Day 2015, Habitat for Humanity Sri Lanka (HFHSL) joined organizations around the world in raising awareness, and educating and mobilizing individuals and communities to take action on the current global housing crisis. Read More...

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