Technical Report Writing for Young Professionals

Technical Writing

SLWP collaborated with Kotmale International Irrigation Training Institute for series of training workshop on technical report writing. This program was initiated by the national committee, International Network for Water and Ecosystems in Paddy Fields (INWEPF) functioning under the Ministry of Irrigation. It was planned as a response to the recommendations made by the paper reviewers of the 17th INWEPF International Conference. The Programme was held on 2nd and 3rd November 2021 at BMICH. During the post-review of the conference, the paper reviewers and conference organizers expressed their views over the need for enhancement of skills in conducting practical research and technical paper writing of young professionals in the water sector. With the recommendation of the organizing committee of the (INWEPF) it was planned to train 50 young professionals on the above aspect.
The first training program was held on 1st and 2nd March for 21 participants selected from the Irrigation Department, Ministry of Irrigation, Mahaweli Authority, Agrarian Development Department, and North Central Province Irrigation Department which was held in Kothmale International Training Institute.
The second program was held on 23rd and 24th May 2022 for another 21 participants from Irrigation Department, Ministry of Irrigation, Mahaweli Authority, Agrarian Development Department, and KITI.
The INWEPF committee is planning to conduct a young professional symposium towards the end of this year and expect active participation of those who participated the workshop.

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