Wednesday, June 3, 2009

INGOs, NGOs and the Government continuously feed the IDPs

Dr.  Harsha Kumara Navaratne

Dr. Harsha Kumara Navaratne

Colombo, 03 June, ( C.Perera in Colombo

Despite allegations on food scarcity among the Internally Displaced Peoples in the north, the Government of Sri Lanka is working together with local and international NGOs to provide cooked food for the IDPs.

A number of local NGOs, like Sewalanka Foundation and Sarvodaya, and international NGOs, like ZOA, Forut, Norwegian Refugee Council, DRC, and others are feeding the IDPs daily. Full text