Penn Wimochana Gnanodayam (The Dawn of Wisdom Comes With Women's Liberation)

PWG was founded in 1976 and has, since then, run a series of programmes among female tea plantation workers in the hill country (Nuwara Eliya - Maskeliya Electorate) of Sri Lanka.

Vision: A just society in which women can live with freedom and experience justice dignity and gender equallity



We work with:

  • tea plantation women
  • the tea plantation community
  • pre-school children
  • school-students
  • unemplyed young women
  • university students
  • the elderly

Mission: Empower the tea plantation women by mobilising them to live with self-respect and act independently.