Provincial Ministry of Women’s Affairs organized a workshop under the chairmanship of Minister Ananthy Sasitharan on policy formulation for women empowerment with the support of National Fisheries Solidarity Movement on 08th June 2018 at Public Library, Jaffna.
Provincial Department of Industries constructed a handloom centre at Veemankamam, Tellipalai to promote self-employment in rural areas.
With the aim of developing cooperative sector at Puthukkudiyiruppu Divisional Secretariat area in Mullaitivu District heavily affected by war in last years, the Ministry of Women’s Affairs introduced a loan scheme with less interest rate with the collaboration of ILO.
A pre-discussion regarding on exhibition to mark the Palmyrah Development week was conducted on 01st June 2018 at Public Library Hall under the chairmanship of the Provincial Minister of Women Affairs and Cooperative Development Ananthi Sasitharan.
Third consultative committee meeting of the Women Affairs’ was held on 2018.06.01 at the Conference Hall of the Women’s Affairs Ministry under the chairmanship of the Minister Mrs.Ananthi Sasitharan.