Young Water Professionals’ Experience Sharing Programme

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Being an extremely water sensitive area, Badulla district is highly vulnerable for perennial water problems and environmental related issues. Within the past couple of years people living in Badulla district have suffered from both severe droughts and floods due to its bi-modal rainfall pattern and extreme rainfall received. Also it is now identified  as 90% landslide prone. The magnitude as well as the frequency of these water related issues are tend to be increase in its trend. With this scenario Young Water Professionals (YWP) Uva cell , the future intellectual assets of the country, have a vital role to play. It is clear that shared experiences will bring a huge positive impact for ensuring the sustainability of the water related sector as well as supporting  network building which is an important factor mainly in the environmental and water related sectors.

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