Women welfare centres
The Southern Provincial Rural Development Ministry will set up women
welfare centers in the region Under the proposed program a women welfare
centre has already been set up in the Divisional Secretariat Division of
Hakmana. Over 30 women have currently been selected by the center for
Training programs. They would be provided with training in food
processing technology, sewing, tailoring, beauty culture, production of
ornamental items and manufacture of women footwear. The training
duration to each course would be one year.
All these training courses are free and they will be conducted under
the supervision of the Hakmana Divisional Secretariat Office. Diploma
certificates will be awarded to trainees who successfully completed the
Depending on the progress they make these programs would be extended
to other parts in the region, the project official said.