Mahendra Jayasinghe

The Chairman

Mr. Mahendra Jayasinghe , the Chairman / Programme Manager, has 20 years of experience working at grass root level and understanding and mobilizing community dynamics, towards reducing the demand for Alcohol, Tobacco and Drug prevention especially among communities across the island.

He is involved in campaigns on drug development reduction from grass root to national level, and has many years of experience worked at government organization and international non government organization on planning implementation and monitoring levels. Mr. Jayasinghe has a Masters Degree in Sociology at University of Kelaniya and a Post graduate diploma in Social Work from the National institute of Social Development. He has represented Sri Lanka for workshop, trainings and seminars on drug demand reduction, narcotics controls and community mobilization in SAARC Region as well as Japan.