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AYATI National Centre For Children with Disabilities Opens Its’ Doors To The Public

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AYATI – Sri Lanka’s first “National Centre for Children with Disabilities”, was officially inaugurated to serve the many children with disability, whose families hitherto had no source of solace. The momentous occasion was graced by the First Citizen of the Country H E President Gotabaya Rajapakse. Disability has been recognized as a national issue which needs the focus of everyone. According to available statistics, as many as one in five (20%) children could suffer from some form of disability, either mental or physical. If identified early, with continuous intervention, significant improvements can be achieved, enabling such children to  achieve their […]

A Pilgrim’s Plastic Footprint and a Pilgrimage to Clean it Up

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Every year over 2 million people make the 2,200 meter climb to the holy peak of Sri Pada and leave behind a mountain of trash. For the last several years environmental teams from MAS facilities across Sri Lanka have been making the same journey as soon as the season closes, but for a different kind of journey – to clean up this massive trail of trash. Each year these small teams collect over 500 kilos of trash on every climb. In March this year MAS began a conversation with Rhythm World to participate in a massive project at the close […]