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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

26 to 28 October  Training for Judges regarding Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing, conducted by the Sri Lanka Navy and FAO. Practical training to be held at the Northern Naval Base in Jaffna.

01 November – Planning workshop for the implementation of the FAO Technical Cooperation Project (TCP) titled "Development of a National Plan of Action to combat Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing in the Maldives."

14 November – National workshop to present the final proposals, stakeholder analysis and value chain analysis of the “Scaling-up of Climate-Smart Agriculture and climate-proofing of fisheries management for resilient food systems in Maldives” Project.