NBRO’s Association of Professionals (AOP) held an Annual Event and AGM 2015 on Wednesday, 3rd February 2016 at Pegasus Reef Hotel, Wattala. This forum was organized by Association of Professionals (AOP) of NBRO.
AOP has provisions to operate under three major objectives; to promote and safeguard the interest of the NBRO, to promote and safeguard the interest, rights and privileges of its members, to enhance professional carrier development of members. This was highlighted in the Welcome Address delivered by Plnr. Chinthaka Rathnasiri, President of AOP, NBRO. After that, NBRO Professionals Speech was delivered by Dr. H.A.G. Jayathissa who is a member of the Executive Committee of the AOP.
Then, Eng. Dr. Asiri Karunawardena, Director General, NBRO and Dr. S. Amalanathan, Additional Secretary to the Ministry of Disaster Management addressed the gathering. The Keynote Address was deliver...වැඩිදුර
The Climate Research Unit (CRU) of Human Settlement Planning and Training Division (HSPTD) of National Building Research Organisation (NBRO) held a Community Action Planning (CAP) workshop in the Huruluwewa major irrigation system on 12th and 13th January 2016. Main objective of the CAP workshop was to identify the main issues of the farming community and find out the better solution. The target group of the workshop was members of farmer organizations, because they are the persons who have direct contacts with all farmers and have knowledge on issues and institutional management.
There are 11 farmers organizations in the Right Bank main canal. They were divided into two groups; five farmers organizations in the head area of the main canal were selected to attend the first workshop on 12th January 2016 and six farmers organizations in the tail area were selected for the second works...වැඩිදුර
6th Annual Symposium of National Building Research Organisation - ‘Innovations for Resilient Environment’ was held on Tuesday, 22nd December 2015 at the Auditorium of Ministry of Disaster Management. The purpose of having the annual symposium is to give an opportunity to researchers at NBRO to present and publish their findings and bring together other researchers exploring innovative approaches on Disaster Risk Reduction to share knowledge in view of building a resilient environment.
At the Inaugural session Dr. (Eng.) Asiri Karunawardena, Director General, NBRO delivered the welcome address of the symposium. He also talked about the present status of NBRO and introduced the purpose of the symposium. Then, Prof. Ajith De Alwis Project Director, COSTI delivered the keynote address, “Innovations for Resilient Environment” a very interesting presentation rela...වැඩිදුර