CERI National Director - Sri Lanka Answers Questions on Educating Girls in Developing Countries

Young girl in Sri Lanka
Anita Ramesh, CERI National Director - Sri Lanka, was interviewed by a U.S. college student about the struggle many young girls face toward getting an education. She offers insight as a highly educated professional woman in a country that places greater value on educating men.

Ten Years Later, Sri Lanka Hit by Another Devastating Natural Disaster

Children and families helped by CERI
On December 23, 2014, nearing the tenth anniversary of the devastating 2004 tsunami that claimed more than 226,000 souls, CERI received notification of torrential rainfall in Sri Lanka. In only a few days, the rains sparked massive flooding and mudslides, driving thousands out of their homes — and CERI into action.