Norwood - Upcot District


Upcot District is located in Norwood, a rural village in central Sri Lanka. The village overlooks the Bogawantalawa Valley, known as the "Golden Valley of Tea". This valley is home to the country's finest tea farm, and overlooks rolling mist-covered hills and picturesque Castlereagh Lake.

Project Diary

WAMIers in Sri Lanka!

Il progetto di rinnovamento delle pompe idriche, in collaborazione con Oxfam, è stato sviluppato nel distretto di Matale, situato nella provincia centrale dello Sri Lanka. Questo intervento s’inserisce nell’ambito del progetto “ACCEND: Assisting communities in Creating environmental and Nutrition...

The construction of the Norwood Aqueduct

The works on the aqueduct that brings drinking water to the communities of Norwood, in Sri Lanka, have been completed!The aqueduct was built with a gravity system and is located in one of the poorest areas of the country, where about 86% of families do not have access to the resource.