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Arugam Bay Outlet Openning
02 - April - 2013


Ecowave (Gte) Ltd, a newborn social enterprise has opened its Ecowave Outlet in Arugam Bay with the dawn of the season currently . It was ceremonially declared opened by the Ambassador of the Republic of Italy to Sri Lank Fabrizio Pio Arpeaa, recently.

Ecowave is constructed with natural local materials, clay and ching grass and conveniently located on the main road of Arugam Bay and supported by ICEI/Overseas.

The Arugam Bay Ecowave Outlet is a multi-purpose retail shop with different aims to provide higher end market opportunities for the produce of rural communities, and a service provider to the local farmers. To link the tourists and the tourism industry with the local communities. To sell their products to the tourists, that are ethically produced, eco-friendly and embody the authentic Sri Lankan traditions, that could create permanent employments and income generation activities.

Following is the Ecowave’s motto, “Doing Good Doing Green”, the Arugam Bay Ecowave Outlet promotes sustainable production and consumption patterns among producers and consumers through marketing of green products and services and community based tourism. Read More...