History of CARE International’s work in Sri Lanka
CARE International has worked in Sri Lanka since 1950, initially focusing on food security and maternal and child health. We work to address the root causes of poverty and marginalization of vulnerable groups by building the skills of communities and promoting good governance within both government and community organizations.
Following the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, CARE International expanded work to support tsunami survivors in seven of the worst-affected districts.
What CARE International does in Sri Lanka
Chrysalis is an affiliate member of CARE International that embodies the experience of CARE Sri Lanka’s more than 70 years of operations. Through Chrysalis, our work in Sri Lanka focuses on: