Podcast by Ms. Rupika Wickramasinghe
Ms. Rupika Wickramasinghe is one of the participants in the “Advocacy Meeting on SDG 05 and 08 for Women in SMEs”. She is the owner of “Nimasha Mushroom”, a mushroom cultivating and selling business. She also trains other women on starting mushroom cultivation and selling them. She speaks of her success story and how she helps other women to earn an income for 20+ years.
Podcast by Ms. Nimmi Jayathilake
In this podcast, Ms. Nimmi Jayathilake discusses the five advocacy meetings, their significance for women, and why these meetings were based on SDGs. The podcast begins by describing the 17 Sustainable Development Goals, their significance, and the contribution of the United Nations in Sri Lanka toward realizing these goals. Next, the podcast explains the five advocacy meetings for women in higher education, health, governance, and small and medium enterprises, why the advocacy meetings were held for women in the above-mentioned sectors, and their outcomes. Further, the podcast discusses why the advocacy meetings were based on SDGs 03, 05, 08, and 16. The link to access the podcast is mentioned below.
Podcast by Ms. Kanishka Kodithuwakku
Ms. Kanishka Kodithuwakku speaks on the same aspects, i.e., SDGs, their significance, and the five advocacy meetings in Sinhala for comprehension by the monolingual speakers in Sinhala. The link to access the podcast is mentioned below.
Podcast by Ms. Harini Weerasinghe
The link to access the podcast is mentioned below.