Celebrating Religious and Cultural Diversity

A programme is underway, in coordination with the ministry of education to create awareness on events of cultural and religious celebrations significance, to be introduced among students of all communities in Sri Lanka.

Commencing with Thai Pongal festival in January 2016, the programme will specifically cover 8 culturally and religiously important celebrations to foster intra and inter-ethnic, religious, cultural understanding and mutual respect among school children. ONUR will work closely with the respective school networks both National and Provincial in carrying out this initiative.

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