Signature campaigns are ongoing on Land issues and to establishment of Sustainable Fisheries Policy in 15 districts right now through NAFSO policy advocacy program. Some of the organizations have achieved their target as they organized street campaigns, Home to Home campaigns, collect signatures at small group meetings, study circles they organize or with the support of other civil society organizations. Jaffna district team lead by Inbam, Ampara district team lead by Isadeen, Mannar district team lead by Benedict Croos are among others who shared their activities of signature campaigns at ground level.
There will be Island wide poster campaign launched on 08th May focusing land issues, sustainable fisheries policy and Colombo Port City issue. All are welcome to take part the poster campaign and contact Nalaka Rosiro for details.
The campaign continue with three regional level workshops organized in three places as follows:
*9th May at Trincomalee
*16th May at Jaffna
*23rd May at Negombo
The final report of the land rights violations will be presented to the minister of land affairs with a Round Table Dialogue of CSO, Researchers, govt officials, Academia and affected community leaders. We welcome all who want to join hands with the land campaign organized by NAFSO.