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FAO in Sri Lanka

The Country Programming Framework (CPF) sets out three government priority areas to guide the FAO partnership with and support to the Government of Sri Lanka – bringing together innovative international practices and global standards with national and regional expertise over five years from 2018 to 2022.

The overarching goal of FAO’s programme in Sri Lanka continues to be the reduction of food insecurity, malnutrition and vulnerabilities, and the sustainable management and use of the country’s natural resources.

Meetings / Workshops / Events

  • 17 September to 18 September - Technical training on gender roles and dynamics, building awareness of main gender gaps in the agriculture and rural sectors of Sri Lanka and tools to include gender in planning, budgeting and policy development.  
  • 20 September  – Launch of the report on the Country Gender Assessment of the Agriculture and Rural Sector in Sri Lanka. 
  • 28 September to 01 October – Training for Judges on Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing (IUU).