The tsunami gardeners

Porteous, James
February 2008
Ecos;Feb2008, Issue 141, p12
Blog Entry
The article states on the development of self sufficiency in Sri Lankan communities striving to overcome tsunami damage and effects from the ongoing civil war by employing organic gardening and ecosystem restoration program. It mentions about the international consortium of European aid organisations, Solidar providing committed, longer term assistance through both post-tsunami recovery and conflict resolution programs in Sri Lanka, and about Solidar's Coastal Community Rehabilitation Project (CCRP) which contributed by reducing household expenses, food provision and income generation capacity in Galle and Matara, both in Sri Lanka.


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