The foundation to the EIA process was laid in United Statesduring 1970s. With the influence, Sri Lanka also adopted its EIA procedure in 1993under the ...
CEJ envisages that environmental laws are enforced in a righteous manner. If the enforcement of the law is violated or government institutions fail to enforce the law, CEJ will intervene through the court. CEJ has extended its Environmental Justice program further to support potential public interest litigations.