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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


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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Mitigation of 18 landslides along the Kandy Mahiyangana road between the road stretch from 29th km to 60th km commences within this month. The mitigation activities are implemented by the Government of Sri Lanka through under the Transport Continuity programme of the Climate Resilience Improvement P...
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With the rain continues, several landslides have occurred in Badulla, Kandy,and  Nuwara Eliya districts taking 18 lives within the past week. Within the 26th and 27th of December 13 lives had been taken due to the landslide occurred in Rilpola, Hali Ela Division. 1 person had died in Muruthalawa, K...
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