We successfully completed the last activity of EHRDs project work and it is pleasure to see the outcomes and impact of the whole activities which we have done so far. The dialogue on Environmental and Human right defenders (EHRDs)is a new concept for Sri Lanka though we have identified the human right defenders and mechanisms
Centre for environmental justice according to the request made by District Secretary of Matale, conducted training on Environmental Impact Assessment, Environmental Law, and sustainable development for government officers in Matale district. This was a two day program and held at Divisional Secretariat office of Matale. Around 50 participants including divisional secretaries of several DS divisions
Centre for environmental justice organised a EIA Training for government officers of the project approving agencies, beginners, CSO representatives etc. This training was held at chinthana training centre, nainamadama from 31 st July to 2nd August .lectures were conducted by experts on identifying different types impacts, strategic environmental assessment , identifying alternatives for Development projects.
Description : The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP),the Centre for Environmental Justice (CEJ), ,the International Union for Conservation of Nature, Sri Lanka (IUCN) and the Institute of Environmental Professionals, Sri Lanka (IEPSL) with the blessing of central environment authority came together to organize a public conference on the EIA and related processes to identify gaps and how
An awareness raising program against proposed sugar cane project was conducted on 07th and 08th of May 2018 in Pitakumbura and Dehigama areas. People were acknowledged about the current situation of the project including applicable laws.