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05Jan 2018

There have been substantial loss to the economy due to frequent flood and drought experienced in Sri Lanka recent past. In order to address this issue, Climate Resilience Improvement Project is implemented by Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources Management under the credit facility of World Bank. CRIP /MIWRM is currently finalizing proposal to mitigate […]

04Jan 2018

As a part of the monitoring process of the project implementation, PMU staff visited the Uva-PIU and reviewed the implementation progress of civil works packages awarded to mitigate landslides in Uva Provincial Road network during 15 – 16 December 2017. Purpose of this field visit and review meeting was to give an opportunity and exposure […]

09Dec 2017

A team of 16 Engineers who are attached to Implementing Agencies (ID, MASL, RDA and NBRO) under the CRIP have been trained on “ Procurement Procedures for World Bank Aided Projects” at ASCI, Hyderabad, India, 06-17 , November 2017.

07Dec 2017

CRIP is currently engaged with finalizing the flood mitigation proposal for lower Kelani basin in consultation of district level officers. Having implemented this proposal, large number of families and properties will be protected from floods. CRIP has taken every measures to consult all stakeholders including political authorities, government officials, private sector, NGO, CBO and most […]

18Nov 2017

Capacity development is one of the project objectives for ensuring the sustainability of project interventions in the process of building a climate resilient economy of the country. Training on Environmental and Social Safeguard Management is a long-felt requirement of the project to enhance knowledge, skills and practical experience on use of Environmental and Social Safeguard […]

11Oct 2017

23rd Congress of International Commission on Irrigation & Drainage (ICID) held in Mexico City, in Mexico from 8th to 14th October 2017. Hon. Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources Management as the Cabinet Minister-in-charge of the subject of Irrigation and Drainage in Sri Lanka, was invited to attend to this International event by the Secretary […]