This documentary presents information on the survey conducted by the Centre for Poverty Analysis (CEPA) on free education services provided in the Vavuniya and Mullaitivu educational zones of the Northern Province in Sri Lanka. Education is a key driver in coming out of poverty in Sri Lanka. The North and Eastern Provinces have been affected by the three decade long armed conflict that destroyed much of the infrastructure, including educational facilities. While the Government of Sri Lanka is making investments in educational and other facilities in the North and East, services that go with educational facilities are key to achieving results in the sector. CEPA gathered information on the quality of educational services using the Citizen Report Card (CRC) to provide a user's perspective that would assist concerned authorities improve educational services in the Mullaitivu Educational Zone of the Mullaitivu District and the Vavuniya North and South Education
Sri Lankan think-tank promoting a better understanding of poverty-related development issues. CEPA believes that poverty is an injustice that should be overcome and that overcoming poverty involves changing policies and practices nationally and internationally, as well as working with people in poverty.
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