People's Action for Development is engaged in a series of diffrent Projects. This section contains detailed information about PAD's individual activities


The 'Financial Initiative For Sustainable Human Economic Resource Regeneration' is PADs most influencual project to support local fisher communities.

Barefoot Vets

Palmyrah Tapping

Palmyrah Tapping and its associated products provide a seasonal livelihood to many coastal people in the region.

Marine Science Workshop

This workshop presents a suitable approach to teaching small children about the coastal ecosystem.

Alternative Livelihood

By providing skills training, PAD has diversified and therefore stabilized people's sources of income

Tsunami Rehabilitation

PAD provided a couple of relief programs after the Tsunami hit the shore of the Gulf of Mannar region