Saturday, 1 August 2015

Respect Girls Project Makes Success !!!

Dear Members of  YES,

A Big Thank You!

By today, Respect Girls Project made 7605 social connections including you, much above 5000 likes we targeted. Now we have connected and it's our time to educate and empower girls to face harassment on internet by taking action, starting with empathy. We want to tell the world that We are serious and determined to stop harassment of girls on internet.
Now we are looking for young people with a social heart to lead this idea.

Friday, 31 July 2015

Apply for AppSMART 2015

AppSMART 2015 @ Colombo

Smart Mobile Technology For Youth

On 8th August, World Youth Day

@ Dialog Axiata Head office Auditorium, Colombo

More Information  |  Apply Here

AppSMART 2015 @ Colombo


AppSMART 2015 @ Colombo
Smart Mobile Technology For Youth
August 8th, World Youth Day

To hold series of events islandwide

  • To inform how mobile apps can help Social, Environmental and Economic development.
  • To inform latest technologies and tools available for app development.
  • To create an inspired app developer ICT student Community
  • To promote Green ICT practices in Society through youth.
  • To introduce careers and revenue opportunities with mobile apps.
  • To initiate a mobile app development training course for students.
  • To increase apps available in local language for education, entertainment, community and business
  • To contribute to national economy creating new breed of apps developers

Jack On The Bench

 Jack On The Bench is a short film against Street harassment .It talks about street harassment in a comedic approach.The style of the video is similar to a Charlie Chaplin silent movie style.

Making of A Short Film Against Street Harassment

YFS Environmental Media Tour

Nuwar Eliya Workshop Certificate Distribution

SLIS Dream - Sri Lanka ICT Student Society

Shilpa Sayura lunched Sri Lanka ICT Student Society (SLIS) initiative on 4th July 2015 starting to develop group of ICT students of Ranabima Royal College. The project currently at infant stage aims to reach Island wide ICT students community to introduce Green ICT practices, advanced mobile and web technology. Shilpa Sayura is collaborating with 2015 Global GSM Award winner Dialog Ideamart, ISOC Sri Lanka, and YES Film School to develop a hybrid youth development project that will involve ICT, Leadership and Social Entrepreneurship disciplines. The youth technology skills development aims to reach rural masses with local language mobile technologies and information services. 

SLIS project has been build on Adobe Youth Voices and UNHABITAT YES programs which made huge national and international success for creative media. 

SLIS Initiatve in Facebook 

Gamini Pathirana

Salalihiniya News -
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Sri Lankan Youth Media Creation reach Adobe Aspire Award Finals

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In December 2014, A torrential Rain and Floods hit North Central Sri Lanka. Ambana is a an isolated village in Moragahakanda Division severely hit by Rain. Living on low lands by the Ambana river, they became first victims. The only bridge to reach their village was collapsed. They had no support for days. AYV Youth traveled to help flood victims with their media skills learnt at AYV. Youth explored the situation and with empathy created this media piece to becoming voices of the voiceless flood victims and shared among their friends and public in social networks. The youth media resulted support and relief for Flood Victims. This is one of their stories that created impact on society resulting from AYV social action.. - See more at:

YES Film School Singapore Study Tour