Industrial Development Organization

"A sustainable economy through innovativeness and trend setting"


Rural Economy Business and Individual Development Counsellors


Success Stories and Hot Topics of REBUILD Counselling/Practicing

Rural Economy Success Stories

  • Honey Sales from Vakarai to Batticaloa Town – This Business is ongoing after REBUILD Concept was tested. Earlier this Opportunity was not identified. Monthly income of 3000/= was added to the coordinator due to this activity.
  • Fruit Sales started in Pullumalai for the fruits of Mangalagama - A person started this Business after understanding REBUILD concept. His Income is around 12,000/= per month now.
  • Cow dunk Sales from Vakarai to Kaluthavalai - a Loryy owner identified this and now earning 8000/= additional income.
  • Palmyrah Export order handling in Batticaloa which gave income to more than 500 women from remote villages of Batticaloa – This was initiated by a Leading Counsellor. This Project model was replicated by several leading NGOs.

Business Development

  • Small Businesses Created in Pottuvil – Many Small Businesses without any Investments were started after introducing REBUILD Concept.
  • Murukku Business and employing 12 girls – A Graduate started with the guidance of Senior REBUILD counselor and now have Market in Batticaloa and trying to expand his business to other districts too.

Individual Development

  • Hotel Management Courses and placing more than 160 youth in hotels of Sri Lanka which is more than 85% of the trainees undergone - REBUILD Senior Counsellor did a trail Project using a Leading NGOs fund and created this market for jobs in Batticaloa.
  • Hand Phone repairing course of Batticaloa and Pottuvil – REBUILD Senior Counselor gave advise and organize an exposure visit related to this skills. Leading NGO trained and placed more than 10 youth in this self employment initiation successfully.
  • RSBC Counsellor succeeded in Career development and captured in UNIDO’s success stories - A girl involved in REBUILD Conceptual Training got involved in Rural Small Business Counseling ( RSBC) and captured in UNIDO’s news letter as she became a model to other girls in villages.

Holistic Changes

1 A Girl worked in a NGO had only salary as her monthly income started to practice REBUILD and now involving in

  1. NGO work
  2. Garland preparation and sales
  3. Coordinating Trainings
  4. Linking house maids from Villages to needed town houses
  5. Identifying New Projects and getting consultancy charges
  6. Having Home garden and poultry as side income was developed due to the aspects of this Course
Family Monthly Income before Training and/or Practicing REBUILD LKR 15,000.00
Present Monthly Family Income after training and /or practicing REBUILD LKR 30,000.00
Skills He/She got
Rural Economy Good
Business Good
Individual Development Good
Observed monthly Increase due to Interaction with REBUILD concepts LKR 15,000.00 burberry outlet

2 A hard working lady who got up early morning 1.00 am making Pittu and Hoppers and earn their daily income, joined in this course and now she became an Assistant Facilitator and also started to manufacture and sell Manioc chip which is giving more income and also give an additional job to a poor lady living in front of her house Franck Muller Replica Watches Breitling Replica .

Family Monthly Income before Training and/or Practicing REBUILD LKR 7,000.00
Present Monthly Family Income after training and /or practicing REBUILD LKR 22,000.00
Skills He/She got
Rural Economy Average
Business Good
Individual Development Average
Observed monthly Increase due to Interaction with REBUILD concepts LKR 15,000.00

3 An Individual who worked in Private company earned only 15,000/= as monthly income. After he got basic Training on REBUILD he was able to earn additional income by assigning his wife as in charge for that private business and he involved in NGO work as he had skill to perform. Now he is involved in:

  1. Hiring his three wheeler which he got through his additional earning
  2. Participating in Trainings as Assistant Resource Person
  3. Keeping Home Garden and poultry for additional income and own consumption
  4. Coordinating Toner Business and earning
Family Monthly Income before Training and/or Practicing REBUILD LKR 22,000.00
Present Monthly Family Income after training and /or practicing REBUILD LKR 59,000.00
Skills He/She got
Rural Economy Average
Business Good
Individual Development Good
Observed monthly Increase due to Interaction with REBUILD concepts LKR 37,000.00