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International Training Program on Introduction to Integrated Flood Risk Management

SLWP Senior Advisor Ms. Kusum Athukorala made a presentation on Gender and Floods for the International Training Program on, “Introduction to Integrated Flood Risk Management-  Strengthening and Empowering Young People for Flood Risk Management: Building resilience through youth leadership” conducted for South Asian youth  by consortium of partners including Sri Lanka Water Partnership  on the 26-28th October 2021.This is an extension of  the programme conducted in July for SAS for young women professionals and in October for SEA with Malaysia Water Partnership, Department of Irrigation and Water Resources.

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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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