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Sri Lanka Directory of Environmental NGOs

Dharman Wickremaratne

Sri Lanka Directory of Environmental NGOs

by Dharman Wickremaratne

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Published by Green Information Network, SLEJF-Sri Lanka Environmental Journalists Forum in Sri Jayawardenapura .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sri Lanka
    • Subjects:
    • Environmental agencies -- Sri Lanka -- Directories.,
    • Environmental protection -- Sri Lanka -- Directories.,
    • Non-governmental organizations -- Sri Lanka -- Directories.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[compiled by Dharman Wickremaratne].
      GenreDirectories.
      ContributionsGreen Information Network.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTD171.5.S72 W53 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 284 p. :
      Number of Pages284
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3333697M
      ISBN 109559161296
      LC Control Number2004312804
      OCLC/WorldCa60393599

        While it is a tragedy that maligning NGOs in Sri Lanka seems to be a pursuit in itself, it is possible that NGOs which creatively address such criticism can change the timbre of the present debate into one that is more conducive for the exchange of ideas that at the end of day, help all Sri Lankans enjoy the benefits of a just, peaceful and. The fundsforNGOs Premium Membership offers several additional features enabling NGOs to quickly identify latest grants, new donor partnerships and resources on how to raise funds Only Premium Members can search for grant opportunities using filter search such as by Country or area of interest to quickly identify the grants you need.

        Definition: This entry lists the most pressing and important environmental problems. The following terms and abbreviations are used throughout the entry: Acidification - the lowering of soil and water pH due to acid precipitation and deposition usually through precipitation; this process disrupts ecosystem nutrient flows and may kill freshwater fish and plants dependent on more neutral or. This document outlines a comprehensive National Climate Change Adaptation Strategy (NCCAS) which lays out a prioritized framework for action and investment for the period aimed at systematically moving Sri Lanka and its people towards a climate-change resilient Size: KB.

        By analyzing 26 cases in the EJ Atlas for Sri Lanka, their causes, the impacts, the social actors involved, the forms of mobilization, and the main outcomes of the conflicts, this article examines in what ways activities aiming at economic growth produce socio-environmental conflicts. Such activities increase the social metabolism causing changes that translate into environmental, social, and Cited by: 7. Sri Lanka looks forward with much expectation to the deliberations of this Rio+20 Conference which will take forward our commitment towards global sustainable development together with all countries that recognize the importance of environmental protection and value the assets of.


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Sri Lanka Directory of Environmental NGOs by Dharman Wickremaratne Download PDF EPUB FB2

Federation of Environmental Organizations - Sri Lanka. K likes. Unifying environmental and conservation organizations for a sustainable and environmentally conscious Sri Lanka.5/5(1).

The Green Movement of Sri Lanka (GMSL) is an organization concerned with environmental conservation, awareness creation and sustainable development. The GMSL envisions the achievement of natural resource-based sustainable development through the empowerment of the poorest sections of the population and conservation of the environment, through.

The Sri Lankan government has taken yet another step to silence critical media coverage, banning non-governmental organizations (NGOs) from holding press conferences and issuing press releases, as well as running workshops or training sessions.

The action, announced Sunday by Sri Lanka’s Ministry of Defense, left the country’s many press groups. In your book you write about how the president of a very prominent wildlife conservation NGO here “was also the head of one of the largest importers of pesticides into Sri Lanka.” (Clowns and Author: Quincy Saul.

Environmental issues in Sri Lanka include large-scale logging of forests and degradation of mangroves, coral reefs and soil. Air pollution and water pollution are challenges for Sri Lanka since both cause negative health impacts. Insufficient waste management, especially in rural areas, leads to environmental Lanka is also vulnerable to climate change impacts such as extreme.

A grant of 3 million rupees will be given to five local organizations of Sri Lanka, by The United States Agency for International Development ().These organizations have been trying to help the disabled in the Northern and Eastern Provinces of Sri Lanka, which have witnessed severe conflict in the recent past.

The following list is purely informative and cannot be construed as a guarantee on the activities of the NGO's. The texts presenting the programmes are drafted by the NGOs teams themselves. The Embassy of France in Sri Lanka and the Maldives cannot be liable for any action taken by them.

1) Some French NGOs intervening in Sri Lanka Médecins du Monde 62 rue Marcadet Paris France Tél. Environmental Reporting Practices of the Private Sector Business Organizations in Sri Lanka Bandara Rajapakse * Abstract During the past two decades environmental reporting has received increasing attention in the literatures of accounting, business management and environmental Size: KB.

Sri Lanka Organizations - Searchable database of Sri Lanka related information on the web. Sri Lanka President emphasizes strictly enforcing law against drug smuggling and environmental damage * Sri Lanka President emphasizes strictly enforcing law against drug smuggling and environmental damage Thu,pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Institute of Environmental Professionals Sri Lanka, Battaramulla. 2, likes 9 talking about this 14 were here. IEPSL is the professional institute for the practicing environmentalist with the /5(7). Non-governmental organizations (NGOs) are now recognised as key third sector actors on the landscapes of development, human rights, humanitarian action, environment, and.

The book highlights the issues related to local government and local development in Sri Lanka, especially during the post-tsunami and post-war period, and explores the role of NGOs as innovative.

Directory of NGOs Book online here. United Edge is a social enterprise that supports development and humanitarian workers around the world. (Sri Lanka), February in Dhaka (Bangladesh), February in Nepal (Kathmandu), March in Myanmar (Yangon). ‘ Sri Lanka's Left: From Class and Trade Unions to Civil Society and NGOs ’, in Rajan Philips (Ed.), Sri Lanka: Global Challenges and National Crises, pp.

– Colombo: Social Scientists' Association/The Ecumenical Institute for Study and Dialogue. Environmental Protection Areas of Sri Lanka Details. Environmentally important, specific areas are declared as Environmental Protection Areas, [EPA], as per provisions of Sections 24 C and 24 D, of the National Environmental Act No ofby an order published in a Gazette Notification.

Pages in category "Non-profit organisations based in Sri Lanka" The following 9 pages are in this category, out of 9 total. This list may not reflect recent changes (). environmental issues in sri lanka Since this is my first report to the Tunza Eco Generation, I start the discussion with a de script ion about my country and its environmental issues.

Sri Lanka is an island with km2 which is situated in the south Asian region. The commitment and hard work of the Government of Sri Lanka and its partners have led to unique opportunities for environmental recovery.

Sri Lanka, the “resplendent country”, is among the world’s richest in biodiversity, fertility, and the beauty and productivity of its landscapes and ecosystems. Sri Lanka is known as a global biodiversity hotspot for its high number of species in a relatively limited area. The island's frog diversity illustrates this point: despite covering only percent of the world's land surface, Sri Lanka is home to more than 2 percent percent of.

6. In addition some of the NGOs help when there are natural catastrophes like flood or tsunami. Some NGOs operate an essential function by highlighting human rights violations of the Sri Lanka and environmental issues.

Another advantage of these NGOs and INGOs is that it brings experts in certain knowledge areas which can be used to our p.Directory of Environmental NGOs, pgs- Sri Lankan Waterfalls, Online book, since Water & Environment-The Role of the media, pgs- By the Same author.

Dharman’ s Media Guide of Sri Lanka - 8th Edition SRI LANKA FACT FILE - Land Area: 65, sq. kmFile Size: KB.This is also the case in Sri Lanka, which is a developing country. Both during and after the civil war, I found articles in the media wherein the Sri Lankan government criticized some parts of the civil society, in particular, the work of International Non-Governmental Organizations (INGOs) stationed in Sri .