Annual General Meeting and Associated Technical Sessions of Biodiversity Sri Lanka

The inaugural Annual General Meeting of Biodiversity Sri Lanka took place on the 30th of September 2016, at the Ramada Hotel Colombo. It also included Technical Sessions as well as a CEO Forum, and was well attended by both members as well as non-members. Among the highlights of the event was the launch of Biodiversity Sri Lanka’s very first publication, “Worth Protecting” – a collection of best biodiversity practices within the plantations sector of Sri Lanka.


Mr. Dilhan C. Fernando, Chairman of Biodiversity Sri Lanka, welcomes members and non-members while emphasizing the importance of conservation for our common future


Professor Devaka Weerakoon introduces the Projects Ranking Scheme



Appointment of the Board of Directors


Dr. Sumith Pilapitiya, former Director of the Department of Wildlife Conservation, emphasizes the crucial role that the private sector must play in pushing forward the conservation mandate of the country




Mr. Sarinda Unamboowe speaks about the importance of cyclical manufacturing processes, ensuring Zero Waste to Landfill policies


Unveiling of the logo of the Ranking Scheme




Presentation of newly launched publication



Copies of Worth Protecting can be purchased at the BSL Secretariat located at the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce