The overall objective of the project is to support the Sri Lankan Government in selecting, adapting and implementing suitable economic and regulatory policy instruments to promote SCP, thereby enhancing the long‐term sustainability of consumption and production patterns.

The specific objective is to strengthen the institutional and policy framework ensuring a joint and effective SCP effort to Sri Lanka.

Project duration: January 2015 - January 2019

Implementing partners

1. Application Européenne de Technologies et de Services (AETS), France - Lead Partner
2. Industrial Services Bureau (Sri Lankan based)
3. Global Sustainability Solution (GLOSS) (Sri Lankan based)
4. Bio Deloitte (Europe based)
5. Regional Environmental Centre (REC; Europe based)

Implementing team

1. Ms. Chuanrong WANG - Project Director
2. Eng. M W Leelaratne - Team Leader
3. Eng. Gamini Senanayake - Key Expert
4. Ms. Jeeva palugaswewa - Project Coordinator
5. Ms. Gayashani Uswatte - Project Assistant
6. Mr. Bhathiya Daulagala - Project Assistant

Main objectives

- National SCP Policy and Organisational set up strengthened
- Sustainable Production Framework strengthened and SCP principles applied in selected sectors
- Sustainable Consumption Framework strengthened and Green Procurement Policy and Eco-Labeling Implemented in selected sectors
- Knowledge on SCP is enhanced and awareness is raised among public/private sector and civil society
- Information management database developed on selecting, adopting and implementing suitable economic and regulatory policy instruments to promote SCP
- Long term sustainability of consumption and production patterns ensured

Contact details

SWITCH-Asia Sustainable Consumption and Production National Policy Support Component for Sri Lanka
C/o Environment Planning and Economics Division
Ministry of Mahaweli Development and Environment
980/4, Wickremasinghe Place
Ethul Kotte
Sri Lanka

Tel: +94-(0)-11-2873201
Fax: +94-(0)-11-4443942

Team Leader - Manikku Leelaratne 
Tel: +94 76 526 3962

Key Expert 2 - Gamini Senanayake
Tel: +94 77 780 4545