Sri Lanka  Overview of Conservation Approaches and Technologies for
Sustainable Land Management

Sri Lanka  Overview of Conservation Approaches and Technologies for Sustainable Land Management

Sri Lanka Overview of Conservation Approaches and Technologies (SRICAT) is the national information-sharing platform on Sustainable Land Management (SLM) of Sri Lanka.

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Events

Ministry of Environment together with the Faculty of Agriculture & Plantation Management of the Wayamba University of Sri Lanka and  Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)  invites you to the second webinar of the webinar series organised to celebrate the  

Desertification & Drought Day 2021  

''Making Ecosystem Restoration Work: An Economic Perspective''  

Wednesday, 7th July 2021 | 4 - 6 PM  

Please register using the link below 

https://learn.zoom.us/meeting/register/u5wpde6opjspG92ZMEBMD-zn7q0yOjeF7NUU 

Ministry of Environment together with the Faculty of Agriculture & Plantation Management of the Wayamba University of Sri Lanka and  Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)  invites you to the second webinar of the webinar series organised to celebrate the 

Desertification & Drought Day 2021 

“Ecosystem Restoration: The Slumbering Challenges''

Tuesday, 22 June 2021 | 4 - 6.30 PM 

Please register using the link below

https://learn.zoom.us/webinar/register/7316241797924/WN_rcN1qg9oRp6TbAQxe_MRXQ

The webinar series organised under the theme “Investing in Land Restoration for a Healthier Tomorrow: The Sustainomics Approach”, is conducted  parallel to the World Desertification and Drought Day on 17th June, 2021. The event is collaboratively organized by the Land Resources Division of the Ministry of Environment, Faculty of Agriculture and Plantation Management of the Wayamba University of Sri Lanka and Rehabilitation of Degraded Agricultural Land Project, UN- FAO.

Please find the day 1 programme attached. Programme - Day 1

Register in advance using the link below.

https://mkd-wyb-ac-lk.zoom.us/webinar/register/5616235970885/WN_qUf0lzspRJCZJaVFvuxcGA

Rehabilitation of Degraded Agricultural Lands (RDAL) in Kandy, Badulla and NuwaraEliya in Central Highlands is a project implemented by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), in collaboration with Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources Management Centre (NRMC) of the Department of Agriculture.

 
The Sustainable Land Management (SLM) program for home-gardens is continued under the Rehabilitation of Degraded Agricultural Land Project of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nation. 
The second training program for the officers of the Department of Agrarian Development in the Bandarawela Agrarian Service Division was conducted from February 1st to 3rd at the Kahagolla Agriculture Research and Development Canter (KARDC), Bandarawela
This technical training program was organized for the officers who are involved in the promotion of home-gardening and were trained on how to conduct Farmer Field Schools (FFS) for home-gardening on December 19th to 21st, 2020. 

The market-based GAP approach in sustainable agriculture is expanding with the success of the model. RDALP recently trained 13 Agriculture Instructors of the Department of Agriculture (DoA) on conducting Farmer Field Schools (FFS) to expand GAP program for new farmer groups.

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