Donor: The International Development Research Centre (IDRC) Canada through National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences (NUCES), Lahore, Pakistan.

Purpose: Project examined effective means to develop digital literacy through the use of local language computing and content. It explored development of sustainable human resources capacity as a means to raise current level of technological support for Asia Languages. It introduced advanced policies for development and use of local language computing and content.

Project Value: 146,631 (USD)

Funds Received: 11,550,526.00 (Rs)

Utilization: 100%

Remark: 100% complete


Principal Investigator

  • Dr A. Ruvan Weerasinghe

Research Assistant

  • Mr. Viraj Welgama BSc
  • Mr. Randil Pushpananda
  • Ms. D T H Nadungodage
  • Mr. W L Chamila Prasanna
  • Mr. U G Namal Chaminda

Project Assistant

  • Ms. S.G.D.K. Samaranayake


  • Halahakone D.J. Vincent (30/06/2010 Part Time)

Current project assignments until May 2011