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Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka

  • Development of Kurunegala as a climate smart city

    Type: 
    Technical Assistance
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    Phase:
    Completed
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    Objective:
    Cross-sectoral enabler:

    This Technology Transfer Advances Sri Lanka's

    • Nationally Determined Contribution and its adaptation targets to build climate resilience of sectors such as health, water management, urban infrastructure and settlement, which are vulnerable to the adverse impact of climate change. 

    Context

  • CTCN in Sri Lanka: Workshop on Climate Change Technology Transfer

    Type: 
    News
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    The Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) was presented during the workshop on Climate Change Technology Development and Transfer, which took place in Colombo, Sri Lanka.  CTCN Network and Capacity Building Manager Mr. Rajiv Garg introduced CTCN, presented innovative technologies for climate change mitigation and adaptation, shared good examples on CTCN requests. The participants discussed financial options and linkages with financial mechanisms, private sector involvement in climate change technology development and transfer.

  • Ambagahawewa: a pottery village study

    Type: 
    Publication
    Ambagahawewa: a pottery village study

    This is a study carried out by Practical Action Sri Lanka (former ITDG) ss a background study to the pottery industry development project carried out in ‘’ Amagahawewa ’’ in 1992.

  • Arches technology: technical brief

    Type: 
    Publication
    Arches technology: technical brief

    Arches are a common feature in houses today. It is a technology which has been in use for hundreds of years and has withstood the test of time as evidenced by the numerous arches seen in ancient buildings and old houses in Sri Lanka. Masons have been trained by Practical Action on the technology and the practical use of several types of arches, some of which were constructed at Practical Action pilot project sites. This technical brief discusses about those arches technologies.

  • Earning of recognition

    Type: 
    Publication
    Earning of recognition

    This is a best practice case study extracted from the post tsunami sustainable waste management project of Practical Action Sri Lanka.

  • Educational Wooden Toys EWT001 Threaded Shapes A4

    Type: 
    Publication
    Educational Wooden Toys EWT001 Threaded Shapes A4

    Part of the set of Educational Wooden Toys developed by Tim Godwin, the consultant for the Sri Lankan toy project in establishing the local production of educational pre-school toys. More details of the Project can be found in the Case Study Educational Wooden Toys in Sri Lanka by Tim Godwin and Marjorie Wright, available from Practical Action Publishing, http://developmentbookshop.com/educational-wooden-toys-in-sri-lanka-pb.