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Annual Book Sale of the Marga Institute will take place from the 23rd to the 25th of May 2018

The Marga Institute published Dr. Nimal Sanderatne’s and Ms. Sharmini de Alwis’s volume on Demographic Transition of Sri Lanka-A socioeconomic analysis in April 2018.

The Institute conducted a survey of the Self Employment Promotion Initiative (SEPI) Loan Scheme for the Ministry of Skills Development and Vocational Training. The fieldwork was done in January to February 2018 and the final report was presented to the ministry in March 2018.

The Institute carried out an Institutional Mapping at Wariyapola Divisional Secretariat as a pilot project in the Kurunegala District with a view to commencing village studies and to facilitate development planning at the divisional level. This exercise comes under a project to strengthen the public sector at the regional level

The Institute became a member of the Book Publishers Association in July 2017 and participated at the International Book Fair at the BMICH in September 2017.