The World Wetlands Day has been celebrated by the Central Environmental Authority, District office, Vavuniya on 12.02.2019 in office premises followed by a rally and awareness program. 33 Environmental pioneer students, including teacher in charge, EPP district advisor and EPP commissioners participated in this event.
In the program, students were made aware with two lectures on “Wetland & Climatic change” and “Wetland Protection” conducted by Dr. Suhanya Thevasi, Senior Lecturer, University of Jaffna and Mrs. S. Ranjana, ADO, Agrarian Development Department, Vavuniya respectively.
Thereafter, the rally was started from the entrance of CEA, Vavuniya district office to the end where the Vavuniya tank meets the horowpothana road to aware the surrounding residence, industries and commercial shops regarding environmental protection. The program was concluded with the discussion and the presentation of the students.