The Environment Promotion Unit of the CEA frequently organized many awareness programs to disseminate the environmental conservation and management message among different target groups. As a part of that, an awareness program was organized for Civil Security officers of the Civil Defense Department on the 2nd of April 2019 at the CEA Auditorium. Nearly 120 officers representing Colombo, Kaluthara, Gampaha & Galle districts were participated in the program.
Mr. Jagath Gunawardhane, Legal Consultant and former Chairman, Environmental Council, Ms. Lakmini Radhika, Assistant Director, Environment Prormotion Unit (EPU) and Mr. Keshan Ranjith, Environment Officer, EPU made presentations on Environmental Law and present trends, the importance of tree planting and solid waste management respectively.
Mr. Gamini Jayasinghe, Deputy Director General, EE & A Division, Mrs. Shyamani Periyapperuma, Director, EPU and other relevant officers participated in the program.