Representatives of Dutch Bishops’ Lenten Campaign visited Caritas Kandy (SETIK) from 4th – 10th Feb. 2014. They are Ms. Margot de Zeeuw, Liesbeth van Gool, Katelijne Mensels, Mr. Dominik van Heusden and Mr. Erik Hendriks.
They visited our project areas all over the central province and met those people who have suffered in various ways in their lives, youth groups who are being helped by the project, Buddhist Monks and the temple where interreligious activities are being conducted and Stakeholders of the project.
They also had discussions with principals, teachers and students of the schools at Hunnasgiriya, Kandy, Puliyawatta in Hatton which are supported by our organization. They also met families of different religions, Catholic, Buddhist, Hindu and Muslims.
Finally they had a discussion with His Lordship Rt. Rev. Dr. Vianney Fernando, Bishop of Kandy, Chairman of Caritas Kandy and also Caritas Sri Lanka.