Technical Training Programme on ‘Youth for Ethnic & Religious Harmony through Social Media’ was conducted from 20th to 24th February 2020 at Pandeterrippu Retreat House. 65 youth from HUDEC-Caritas Jaffna, Valvothayam – Caritas Mannar and HUDEC-Caritas Vanni participated. They were trained on Social Media and divided into four groups. They went on field visit to Mother Theresa’s Convent Kopay, St.Martin’s Seminary Jaffna, NEFAD Fish Net Factory Jaffna and Nallur temple. They were trained on to collect news for the social media and to produce short films.
Rt.Revd. Dr. Justin Bernard Gnanapragasam, Bishop of Jaffna was the Chief Guest on the 24th February 2020 and awarded the certificates to the participants. This programme was funded by Caritas Norge & Norad through the National Centre, SEDEC-Caritas Sri Lanka and organised by HUDEC-Caritas Jaffna.