International Women’s day Celebrations

International women’s day -2022 was celebrated on the 8 th of March 2022 at the training center of District Secretariat Kilinochchi. Prof.S.Srisatkunarajah, Vice-chancellor, University of Jaffna was the chief guest, and Mrs.R.Keetheeshwaran, Government Agent, Killinochchi was the special guest of this event. Director and the members of the CGEE University of Jaffna, Staff of the District Secretariat, Killinochchi, women development officers, Community Based organizations, JSAC representatives, UNHCR representatives, and the public participated in this event. The selected women who struggled, faced life challenges, succeeded, and contributed to the social and economic development of their village were appreciated and recognized via the ‘successful women’ award 2022. Prizes for the women contest winners who participated and won the first three places in Art, Poetry writing, Karam, Thachchy, the musical chair held on 4th of march were given on the same day. There was an exhibition of products made by the women entrepreneurs of the Kilinochchi district.