Training school exhibition held in Ariviyal Nagar

[TamilNet, Saturday, 06 August 2005, 15:17 GMT]
Exhibition and one year anniversary of Work Training School for war affected children located in Ariviyal Nagar, Kilinochchi was held Thursday. The school is administered by the Rural Economic, Education Research and Development Organization (REERDO) and was built with funding from International Labor Organization (ILO). Director of the Training School, Mr Sivarajah, presided the event.

Training center in Ariviyal Nagar
Training center in Ariviyal Nagar
Training center in Ariviyal Nagar
Senior Member of the Liberation Tigers, V Balakumaran lit the common flame of sacrifice and Deputy Head of LTTE's Political Wing, S Thangan hoisted the Tamil Eelam flag during the opening ceremony.

Deputy Director of Tamil Rehabilitation Organization, Ravichandran, Director of The Economic Consultancy House (ECH), M Sunderamoorthy, LTTE military commander, Bhaskaran, Officer of PreSchool Development Organization, Pandiyan, and ILO's Planning Officer, Joseph, lit the ceremonial lamp.

Clothing and other products created by trainees at the school were displayed at the exhibition halls at the school.

Mr Thangan praised the officials of the school for identifying the needs of the people and providing training to future workers to fulfill the needs of the society. He also said that the efforts of organizations supporting these projects and the resulting benefits for the war affected children serve as a reminder and testimony to those who complain of recruitment of children by the LTTE. Thangan said that if organizations help to fulfull childrens and create facilities for them to focus and gain skills to progress in life, they will be no reason for children to join the LTTE.

Balakumaran said that in addition to skills training organizations should also work to create the proper market environment where the small scale industries can thrive.

The even concluded with awards of certificates to exhibition participants and cultural events.

Training center in Ariviyal Nagar
Training center in Ariviyal Nagar
Training center in Ariviyal Nagar
Training center in Ariviyal Nagar
Training center in Ariviyal Nagar
Training center in Ariviyal Nagar

 

Latest 15 Reports
25.07.16 21:12   Photo
2009 genocide justice not going to come from UNP of 1983 pogrom: Shivajilingam
24.07.16 23:00   Photo
Saiva priests protest against Colombo constructing fishing jetty near Nakulesvaram temple
23.07.16 23:09  
Ethnic discrimination in student enrollment exposes reconciliation farce: Tamil academic
22.07.16 19:47   Photo
Tamil student leaders in Jaffna condemn SL Governor Cooray’s remarks in Colombo
21.07.16 01:26  
University engineers not learning lessons
21.07.16 00:21   Photo
Tamil politicians blame SL Military for enticing Sinhala students with triumphalist chauvinism
20.07.16 16:39   Photo
Tamil fishermen rise up against Colombo's move to permanently militarise Pa'l'li-munai in Mannaar
20.07.16 15:21   Photo
NPC demands CoI to go beyond criminal investigations on Jaffna University clash
19.07.16 23:15  
Sinhala-Tamil student clash in Jaffna exposes dangerous proportions of military occupation
18.07.16 18:01   Photo
‘SL President sanctioning 67-feet Buddha statue off Jaffna is act of aggression’
17.07.16 23:46  
Eastern University instructs assaulted Tamil student to attend investigations in Colombo
16.07.16 13:37   Photo
SL military-backed Sinhala students clash with Tamil students in Jaffna University
15.07.16 23:51   Photo
Encouraged by US appeasement, SL military strengthens genocidal grip on North
14.07.16 23:52  
SL Commander of 58 Division twists lists at Mullaiththeevu Magistrates’ Court
13.07.16 23:31   Photo
SL military deployed to rob material remains of houses in Valikaamam North ‘HSZ’ 
 
Find this article at:
http://www.tamilnet.com/art.html?catid=13&artid=15565