PAWA Supporter Helen Spillett gives us an update on Inspire Labs, a PAWA supported project with Without Borders that empowers young Sri Lankan women to develop and lead community impact projects of their own. Helen writes: Without Borders is a
Without Borders is an initiative led by a group of passionate young Sri Lankans. The team follows a project-based approach with a strong focus on ensuring quality and sustainability, creating education-based community-led development models in rural communities in Sri Lanka. They work to empower girls and young women as community leaders and introduce them to innovative education and training methods.
Celine Samarasinhe is a Sri Lankan District Nursing Sister, currently residing in London. Having had over 35 years of experience with the National Health Service of the United Kingdom, she strongly believed it was the right time to initiate a Community
“I would like to become an engineer and attend the University of Moratuwa. When I qualify I intend to stay in Sri Lanka and help my own people. PAWA English tuition has been a great boost to me. I believe now that I can be a good ‘all rounder’ Madam.” – Rosi Maththakagamage, 19 years old