The Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Unit of the CEA frequently organizes awareness programs for the officers to give broader knowledge on the EIA process and to give awareness on solving problems.
Accordingly, the 5th program of the year 2018 was held on 29th & 30th of October 2018 at the Integrated Farm & Training Centre, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Jaffna, Parasankulam, Puliankulam for the Northern Province Officers.
Nearly 50 officers from the Northern Provincial Office including District Offices participated in the training programme. Mrs. Kanthi De Silva, Deputy Director General (EM&A), Mrs. Nilmini Attanayake, Actg. Director (EIA) and Mr. P V S Shantha, Assistant Director (EIA) delivered lectures to the participants.
The workshop consisted with a variety of activities including field visits to provide practical experience for the officers. Officers visited VYDEXA LANKA Solar Power Plant in Vauniya to obtain the field experience.