Active people’s participation in and contribution to social transformation & sustainable development
Motivate, Encourage and Strengthen community based organizations, civil society groups and social activists to work for social change, social cohesion and development.
The Social Development & Research Organization was established in 2004 to enhance civil society participation in development and local decision making process.
In course of time, SDRO has gradually identified its core competencies based on its own experience and feedback provided by stakeholders. Its identified areas of strength have been organizing campaigns, awareness creation and education programs to enable people to be able to claim and exercise their civil and
SDRO had a meeting with United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Prince Zeid Al Hussein in Trincomalee..
Preliminary submission by the SDRO to the Public Representation Commission .
The European Commission (EC) has supported this project from 2009 to 2011. This project had two components are documentation of the victims of human rights violation and generating Rural level human rights defenders in Trincomalee District.
Many mainstream gender based programs initiated by typical NGOs are depoliticized in Sri Lanka.