Provincial Ministry of Health and Women Affairs arranged the provincial level seminar on 29th February 2016 at the Health Ministry Conference Hall, Jaffna after the conclusion of all district level seminars to prepare the needs analysis and documentary of the vulnerable and affected women needs in all five districts of Northern Province. Provincial Health Minister Dr. P. Sathiyalingam chaired the seminar.
Asst. Secretary - Health, Deputy Director – Provincial Health Services, Commissioner – Indigenous Medicine, Director – Social Services, Commissioner – Probation & Child care, representatives from women societies, Women Development Officers, Social Service Officers, Rural Development Officers and representatives from NGOs also participated in this event.
During this seminar, various discussions were held on development, security and livelihood of the women in the Northern Province and important decisions were taken.