In the press

___________________________________________

A selection of articles about the Shivan Foundation from various media outlets, including newspapers and websites. Please feel free to send any uncovered articles or links to info@shivanfoundation.org.

Thinakkural

1.1.2017 (New Year’s Edition)

thina1117

Article in Thinakkural’s New Year edition detailing Ganesh’s efforts to improve education in Northern Province, Sri Lanka.

Source: http://epaper.thinakkural.lk/pages/2_2017-01-01/51776_2017-01-01_01_01_2017_014.jpg


Thinakkural

18.09.2016

14362430_1413263538688543_5223479061638564341_o

Article in last Sunday’s Thinakkural newspaper on the topic of Ganesh Velautham’s recent nomination for the 2016 ICSD-AP conference award in recognition of his fight against social injustice, exclusion and inequalities in Sri Lanka.


Vasantham TV

16.09.2016 [updated with Sinhalese version on 29.09.2016]

 

Last Friday’s evening news on Vasantham TV featured an in-depth segment about the work undertaken by the Shivan Foundation and its founder, Ganesh Velautham.

[29.09.2016 update: a Sinhalese version of the recent Vasantham TV report is now available to watch here]


Lankadeepa‏

09.07.2016

lanka

Lankadeepa’s article about Ganesh’s financial support for disabled students at the University of Peradeniya.


Nethra TV

08.07.2016

Click to play

Click the above image to play the video on our Facebook page.

Nethra TV’s evening news coverage of Ganesh’s visit to the University of Peradeniya.

Source: Nethra.tv


Rupavahini News

10.07.2016

Click to Play

Click image to play. Coverage starts at 18’47”.

Further news coverage of Ganesh’s visit to the University of Peradeniya.

Source: http://www.rupavahini.lk/main-news/sinhala-news/11699-2016-07-09.html


Nethra TV

08.07.2016

Click to Play

Click image to play. Video commences at 13’10”.

Coverage of Ganesh Velautham’ visit to the University of Peradeniya’s Senate Building were he was presenting financial study assistance packages funded by the Shivan Foundation. 34 disabled students will benefit from the programme and Ganesh will be visiting each student individually over the forthcoming weeks to assess their individual needs and progress.

Source: nethra.tv


Thinakkural

26.06.2016

Multi-part coverage of Ganesh’s fundraising trip to Canada (Part 2).

Source: thinakkural.lk


Nethra TV

20.06.2016

Coverage of Ganesh’s efforts to help students from poorer backgrounds at Jaffna University.


Thinakkural

19.06.2016

Multi-part coverage of Ganesh’s fundraising trip to Canada.

Source: thinakkural.lk