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 Lanka under the financial support from the World Bank. Dharmaraja College is the first school among the 18 selected schools, where the mitigation of landslide threat is implemented.
The event was organized by the National Building Research Organisation (NBRO) with the fullest support from the Principal and the staff of the Dharmaraja College. 51 students from the Dharmaraja College, teachers, parents, college alumni, school development board, along with the representatives from the Department of Education, Zonal Education Office, District Secretariat, Divisional Secretariat were ...වැඩිදුර
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.
NBRO involves in this programme by investigating the landslides and rock falls, designing the rectification measures and supervising the actual construction of mitigation structures. photo...වැඩිදුර
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 Project (CRIP) which is funded by the World Bank.
CRIP is implemented through the Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resource Management and RDA is the implementing agency for the Transport Continuity Programme of CRIP. The investigations of those 18 landslides and designs of mitigation measures were carried out by NBRO. The construction of rectification structures are carried out by the Soil Tech (pvt) Ltd under the supervision of NBRO.
The site was handed over to the Contractor, Soil Tech (pvt) Ltd by RDA on 30.12.2014.
View photos of landslides long the Kandy Mahiyangana road...වැඩිදුර