Welcome to

Janathakshan (GTE) Limited is a not for profit company established in 2011 to promote sustainable and green solutions in development to Sri Lanka and beyond. Janathakshan; meaning "people’s technology" or "technology for people" roots itself in the work of Practical Action, a technology based INGO operated in Sri Lanka for over two decades and envisages the same vision and values of Practical Action founder E. F. Schumacher’s philosophy. The existence of Janathakshan (GTE) Limited ensures the sustainability of knowledge based networks and expert knowledge to serve future practitioners, development agencies, researchers, students, academics and decisions makers.

Read More

What we do

Livelihoods & Small
Enterprise Development

Janathakshan has vast experience developing domestic / large scale biogas...

Read More

Capacity Building &
Knowledge Sharing

Janathakshan works with stakeholders in the government and local communities...

Read More


Janathakshan uplifts the lives of rural communities through infrastructure and...

Read More


Janathakshan #EveryWaterDropMatters - Integrated Water Resources Management- A Priority Area of #ItMatters @Janathakshan's Strat… https://t.co/vzrjQiQRR2
Janathakshan RT @RohiniKohli1: NAPs training MENA region:unep,undp panel on nexus of climate,SDGS, human security and SDGs @Babu_UNEP @pradeepk333 https…