Promoting Meatless Monday at Regional Level
SLYCAN Trust and Member of Parliament Venerable AthuraliyeRathana partook at a symposium on “Mindful Easting” organised by Humane Society International in collaboration with IOGT VIỆT NAM and GIÁO HỘI PHẬT GIÁO VIỆT NAM held at the Vietnam Buddhist Institute of Hanoi. A few of the key speakers at this eventRead more.
Meatless Monday Pop-up stall at Saturday Good Market
(Meatless Monday pop-up stall featuring Fit Sugar at the Good Market) To create a wider outreach and to carry forward the important message of leading sustainable and meatless lifestyles to a substantial audience, the Meatless Monday Sri Lanka campaign hosted a stall at the Saturday Good Market that was heldRead more.
Isle of Gelato
Isle of Gelato is a recent addition to Sri Lanka’s dessert range. The gelateria first opened its doors in Galle Fort and has now expanded to include shops in Caramel Pumpkin and Colombo City Center. The Meatless Monday Sri Lanka team visited the gelateria at Colombo City Centrer to sampleRead more.
Meatless Monday at Chilaw
Meatless Monday Sri Lanka took its outreach campaign to Chilaw on the 17th of November 2018 to create awareness on the importance of shifting to meatless and sustainable lifestyles to mitigate climate change impacts among other environmental and health benefits. The campaign collaborated with ‘Harita lanka’ and conducted an awareness sessionRead more.
World Vegan Day Celebration of Meatless Monday Sri Lanka
To celebrate World Vegan Day on the 1st of November, and to create awareness on the importance of going meatless and the need for a shift towards meatless lifestyle options, Meatless Monday Sri Lanka along with Mount Lavinia Hotel organised a video competition requiring participants to submit a 60 seconds videoRead more.
The National Conference on Sustainable Food Consumption and Production
The National conference on Sustainable Food Consumption and Production was held on the 22nd of October, 2018 at the Mount Lavinia Hotel. It was organized by Humane Society International in collaboration with SLYCAN Trust, Meatless Monday Sri Lanka and Mount Lavinia Hotel. Hoteliers, restaurateurs, food producers and various other stakeholders wereRead more.
Youth Forum on Climate Change 2018
SLYCAN Trust in partnership with the Ministry of Mahaweli Development and Environment, Climate Change Secretariat, Humane Society International and Meatless Monday Sri Lanka organised the Global Youth Forum on Climate Change, as part of the “Sri Lanka NEXT – a Blue Green Era” Conference 2018. 35 youth leaders were selectedRead more.
Introducing Climate Change Communication into Journalism Education in Sri Lanka
A lecture series on Climate Change Communication and how sustainable consumption and production could contribute to addressing climate change impacts was introduced to the Sri Lanka College of Journalism. The lecture series was organised by SLYCAN Trust, and Humane Society International in partnership with the Sri Lanka College of Journalism.Read more.
Meatless Monday at Hambantota
As part of the Meatless Monday island wide outreach program, the Meatless Monday Sri Lanka campaign took its team members to Hambantota, to spread the message of sustainable and meatless lifestyles. A Youth Camp was organised in Hambantota, from 21st to 23rd September 2018, by the Federation of Youth ClubsRead more.
Vasantha Bhavan (Sister restaurant of Ponnusamy Chettinad Non-Veg)
Vasantha Bhavan is a South Indian inspired restaurant that is operated on Elvitigala Mawatha, Narahenpita. The restaurant caters to both Vegetarian and Non-vegetarian customers and the Meatless Monday Sri Lanka team decided to drop by to try out their vegetarian menu. Food and Drinks We decided to try out theRead more.