Under the concept of developing school libraries by the National Environmental Information Centre (NEIC) of the CEA, it was decided to facilitate selected schools in five districts in the year 2020. The schools which possess Environmental Pioneer Programm activities with fewer facilities were selected for this program.
Accordingly, the NEIC facilitated, Urani Saraswathy Vidyalayam, Batticaloa, Subodhi Maha Vidyalaya, Anuradhapura, Beralihela Maha Vidyalaya, Thissamaharama, Peebotuwa Maha Vidyalaya, Rathnapura, and Ulapane Maha Vidyalaya, Kandy. The opening ceremony was held on 17th August, 18th August, 21st August, 10th September & 15th September 2020 respectively.
For the respective opening ceremonies, Zonal Education Directors, Mr. Jayavilal Fernando, Deputy Director General, Regional Operations, CEA, Mr. W. Susantha, Director, Southern Provincial Office, CEA Mr. K.G.T.M Kiriella, Director, Sabaragamuwa Provincial Office, CEA and Mrs. Chandrika Dabare, Director – NEIC, CEA was participated.