Federation of Chambers of
Commerce and Industry of Sri Lanka

CHEER Project


FCCISL is one of the national implementing partners of OXFAM, in the EU – ACAP 2009/2013 Project (European Union Assistance for Conflict Affected People). It works in association with the district Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Ampara, Batticaloa, Trincomalee, Vavuniya and Mannar with a view of contributing to the achievement of three key results selected out of the seven overall key results of EU ACAP Project. They are (a)Women and men of IDP families, have capacity to pursue their choice of economic activities to significantly improve their household income and food security, (b) Producer organisations (especially women managed) have capacity and skills necessary to represent their members effectively and (c) Relationship between different ethnic communities are strengthened. The FCCISL implementation component of the project is named FCCISL CHEER Project ( CHAMBER-NETWORK ENGAGEMENT IN ECONOMIC REHABILITATION) . The entire project is funded by the European Union.

Regional Implementing Partners of OXFAM in the EU-ACAP Project

  • Federation of Social Development Organisation (FOSDO)
  • Social Welfare Organisation Ampara District (SWOAD)
  • National Gender and Community Development Organisation (NGACDO)
  • Eastern Self Reliant Community Awakening Organisation (ESCO)
  • Social Economic Development Organisation of Trincomalee (SEDOT)
  • Sarvodaya ( District Offices)

Regional Partners of the FCCISL CHEER Project

  • Ampara District Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • Batticaloa District Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture
  • Chamber of Commerce and Industries of Trincomalee District
  • Vavuniya District Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture
  • Mannar District Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture

National Implementing Partners of OXFAM in the EU-ACAP Project

  • Federation of Chambers of Commerce & Industry of Sri Lanka (FCCISL)
  • Centre for Policy Alternatives (CPA)
  • Lanka Jathika Sarvodaya Shramadana Sangamaya ( Sarvodaya)