SLWP Core Programmes

Primary programme  funded by GWP focusses on interventions and promoting dialogues on Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) related water policies , practices institutional change and  good water governance, Issues of water pollution and environmental degradation, unregulated river sand mining, wetland management and source area conservation. Promoting IWRM in schools and local communities, Climate change adaptation and  promoting joint activities with the private sector.

Our Main Collaborators


  • Ministry of Irrigation
  • Irrigation Management Division of the Ministry
  • Department of Agriculture
  • Ministry of Water Supply
  • National Water Supply and Drainage Board
  • Department of Agrarian Development
  • Central Environmental Authority
  • Department of Meteorology
  • National Building Research Organisation
  • Coast Conservation Department
  • NRMC Unit

Research Institutions

  • University of Colombo
  • University of Peradeniya
  • Post Graduate Institute of Agriculture, University of Peradeniya
  • University of Rajarata
  • University of Ruhuna