October 2019

Sri Lanka opened its National Center for Climate Applications, having regional role as RIMES Sub-Regional Hub for South Asia

Hon. P. Harrison, Minister of Agriculture, Rural Economic Affairs, Irrigation and Fisheries, and Aquatic Resources Development, inaugurated the Sri Lanka National Center for Climate Applications (SNCCA) on 9 October 2019 at the premises of the Department of Irrigation in Colombo. The SNCCA is a technical support and coordinating body for climate applications in Sri Lanka, having operational links with the generator and users of climate information – i.e.