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Living In the intersections of disability and gender: International Day of sign Languages 2021

The United Nations General Assembly has proclaimed today (September 23) as the International Day of Sign Languages.

Hi-tech solutions to help farmers combat climate crisis

More than 1,300 farmers received over Rs 1.6 million as part of insurance payouts for crop damage caused by excess rain or dry spells. The International Water Management Institute (IWMI), together with local partners, introduced the initiative which is part of a project that helps Sri Lanka’s smallholder farmers develop resilience to climate change and extreme weather events.

Helping hand to cancer patients

The Sri Lanka College of Oncologists, represented by President Dr. A.J Hilmi and Indira Cancer Trust, represented by Chairperson/Trustee Dr Lanka Jayasuriya Dissanayake, signed a Memorandum of Understanding last Sunday (19).