Stories by Jane Maxwell

Jane Maxwell

Self Help Groups – Empowering Women for Development

Asia Pacific Stories, Field Blog, Sri Lanka, Women Stories
Self Help Group in Talaimannar, Mannar Island, NW coast of Sri Lanka. Photo: Jane Maxwell

During my field visits to OfERR’s work in Mannar and Jaffna Districts, I have been introduced to a number of OfERR’s “Self Help Groups”. The […]

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Sri Lankan New Year

Asia Pacific Stories, Field Blog, Sri Lanka

SRI LANKA – Sinhala “Aluth Avurudu” and Tamil “Puththandu” New Year Celebrations April 14-15, 2014 (full moon or ‘Poya’) marked the official Tamil-Sinhalese New Year […]

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