Centre for Human Rights and Community Development (CHRCD)



Sri Lanka


Centre for Human Rights and Community Development (CHRCD)

CHRCD is a volunteer-based group of activists that work to improve the living conditions and lives of plantation workers in the hill country of Sri Lanka. The organization’s programs address issues of sustainable agriculture, health and human rights.


Promoting Inter-Ethnic Engagement, Sustainable Agriculture and Human Rights

Purpose: To promote human rights and community development through inter-ethnic cooperation, promotion of small-scale sustainable agriculture, youth civic engagement and increased access to services for ethnic minorities.

Project Grant Amount $29,000
Total Grants Received $218,693
Years Supported 8
Theme Natural Resource Rights and Economic Justice
Population Served Youth, Ethnic minorities, Farmers and fisherfolk