“Support for Durable Resettlement”

The British High Commission funded CFCD through UNDP to implement the “Support for Durable Resettlement” (SRD) project. It was implemented in Tellipalai, Jaffna and Uduvil DS Divisions in Jaffna District from January until August 2021. A leather bags production unit was promoted through Veskey WRDS at Reclamation East, Colombothurai where 12 vulnerable women were trained by the Industrial Development Board (IDB) on the production of leather bags and foot wear. The value-addition training facilitated the women group to improve marketing and enhance their daily earnings. Sewing machines were provided for the women group in addition to the value-addition training by the project