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Who are we

National Building Research Organisation (NBRO) under the Ministry of Disaster Management is the national focal point of Sri Lanka for all landslide related studies and services. NBRO also contribute to the development sector through her services in the fields of geotechnical engineering, building materials research and testing, environmental studies and services, project management and human settlement planning and training.

NBRO Today

Historical Background

Our Vision

“Creating a safer built environment”

Our Mission

To promote and sustain research & development and provide technical services for disaster risk reduction and safer built environment


During the heavy rain that prevailed in Passara, bibilegama area, a huge boulder with about 3 m diameter had slided on to a house on 12.05.2015 at about 19:30 - 20:00 Hours. A 54 year woman and an 08 months old infant had been killed by this rock slide while a 22 year old woman had been injured. The...
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An inaugural meeting and an awareness programme was held on 19.03.2015 at the Dharmaraja College, Kandy,  to mark the implementation of project activities under the School Protection sub programme of the Climate Resilience Improvement Project (CRIP). CRIP is implemented by the Government of Sri Lan...
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The rock fall occurred on Kandy Mahiyangana road (View Photo) on 19.02.2015 around 22:30 will be mitigated under to Transport Continuity Programme of the Climate Resilience Improvement Project (CRIP). The Transport Continuity Programme is implemented by RDA with the financing from the World Bank. N...
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