FAO in Sri Lanka
Colombo – Sri Lanka has been a party to the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety (CPB)...
Colombo – Sri Lanka boasts of a hydraulic history that spans over thousands of years,...
Colombo, Sri Lanka - The Ministry of Health, Nutrition and Indigenous Medicine with support from...
Role of UN organizations on food security and value chain development in Sri Lanka come...

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

31 March, Colombo -  Launch of the Sri Lanka Biosafety Clearing-House website under the National Biosafety Project implemented by the Ministry of Environment with technical support from FAO and funding from the Global Environment Facility (GEF). The Sri Lanka BCH is a national resource fulfilling commitment to the Cartegena Protocol on Biosafety, which Sri Lanka is a signatory since 2000.

6 - 7 April, Colombo -  Training workshop on the water tenure assessment methodology conducted by FAO through the "Knowing Water Better: towards fairer and more sustainable access to natural resources - KnoWat" global project.