Manussakama - CIC Humanity
All CSR activities of the Company is implemented under the theme “Manaussakama” (CIC Humanity) and carried out through the Rural Humanity Services Foundation(RUHUSEF).
Under the CIC Humanity (Manussakama) Programme, the following events were held at CIC Seed Farm, Hingurakgoda.
- Navagoviya Project
A project to educate farmers in the use of information technology for agriculture was inaugurated together with M/s. Information & Communication Technology Agency of Sri Lanka (ICTA). http://www.navagoviya.org/
The “Rural Humanity Services Foundation” was inaugurated for the purpose of generating funds to be used to uplift the rural living standards.
- Farm Song
A farm song “Govi Geethaya” written by Mr. Wasantha Duggannarala, Agri Ambassador and music composed by Mr. Sachith Peiris of Bathiya & Santhush Studio was launched.
Quarterly news paper for agriculturist and farmers was launched in association with the Agrarian Services.
- Selection of Best Farmers
A programme to select and reward the best three farmers was initiated.
In addition, a seminar for over 750 students was held at the Ananda Balika Vidyalaya, Hingurakgoda. The students were addressed by Mr. Wasantha Duggannarala, Mr. Rohana Beddage and Prof. Soysa of University of Peradeniya.
The above events were initiated by Mr. Wasantha Duggannarala, Brand Ambassador under the direction of Mr. Keerthi Kotagama, Managing Director/CEO.