Our Mission

“Protect the equal environmental rights of the people & environment and promote ecological sustainability by supporting ecologically sound community activities”

To make this a reality, CEJ will work on four focus areas.

Our strengths

  • Qualified, active and dedicated full-time staff and associated members that represents different gender and ethnic groups
  • National partner organizations and being a member of the environmental organizations’ network builds solidarity in addressing environmental issues. For example the SLCFAN
  • Members of CEJ dispersed throughout the country give CEJ the opportunity to work in any area of the country.

upcoming Event

  • International Lead Poisoning Prevention Week of Action: 26th to 30th October 2021
  • The celebration of lead poisoning prevention week of action is an occasion to remind people on lead poisoning and prevention. Thereby to make them being cautious of lead poisoning sources.
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Books/Research Papers

Sri Lanka is going through a severe debt crisis starting from late 2020. Sri Lanka is now in discussion for a possible $2.9 billion bailout ...
ජාතික උරුමයක් වන ආදිවාසි ප්‍රජාවගේ අයිතිවාසිකම් සහ ඔවුන්ගේ පැවැත්ම ආරක්ෂා කරගැනීම උදෙසා කැපවන ආයතනයක් ලෙස පරිසර යුක්ති කේන්ද්‍රය විසින් ආදිවාසී ළමුන්ගේ පරිශීලනය සඳහා රූපමය ශබ්ද ...
The stories revolved around environmental struggles in various parts of the country. The issues that are addressed in the booklet are; Deforestation  in Dambana, KotabakeniyaMass ...
The SA-JELP is the first journal focusing on environmental law and policy within the South Asian Region and it’s a brainchild of a collaboration between ...
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Director Board

Ravindranath Dabare


Hemantha Withanage

B.Sc.gen. Degree with zoology
botany.chemistry 1981-1985

Dilena Pathragoda

Executive Director
B.Sc. Management (sp) / Diploma in HR

Chandana S. Jayakody

Linux System Administrator

Nilmal Wickramasinghe

L.L.B. Degree at the open university
Attorney at Law

Kokila Konasinghe

L.L.M. (Rotterdam), Ph.D.(Keele)

Outreach and Event Officer