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SLWP partners in flood training for woman water professionals….

Natural and Nature-based Flood Risk Management a Training Opportunity for Women Water Professionals in South Asia

There is growing opportunity and demand for government decision makers and water managers, along with community, development, and environmental groups, to include natural and nature-based methods as a component of flood risk management plans and projects. The WWF “Natural and Nature-Based Flood Management: A Green Guide” (Flood Green Guide) is designed to help decision-makers such as flood engineers, municipal engineers, city planners, community leaders, environmental managers, and social mobilizers to improve flood management decision-making.

Media Center for National Development is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: Restoring Sri Lanka’s Sensitive Ecosystems
Time: Jun 10, 2021 _ 10:30am Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Meeting ID: 837 2867 8502
Passcode: 389465

Preserving and Protecting Precious Water Sources

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Today is World Water Day

World Water Day 2021, at the start of a critical decade for climate action and Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), opens with an outcry by stakeholders about the impacts of ongoing rampant deforestation in sensitive catchments, including UNESCO heritage sites, sparking a national debate on catchment conservation and water security. Why is the debate on catchments so important now?