Climate Resilience Improvement Project was reviewed by the World Bank delegation from 18th to 20th February, 2015. The Kick off meeting chaired by the Secretary to the Ministry of Irrigation & Agriculture, was held on 18th February, 2015 in Govijana Mandiraya, Battaramulla, Sri Lanka with the key stakeholders.
Mr Marc Forni, Senior Disaster Risk Management Specialist and TTL of CRIP, Mr Suranga Kahandawa Co-TTL /CRIP along with subject matter specialists from World Bank Colombo office attended to this event as mission members.
Irrigation Department (ID), Mahaweli Authority of Sri Lanka (MASL), National Building Research Organization (NBRO) and Road Development Authority (RDA) who are the key stakeholders of the CRIP actively participated for this review meeting. Project Director of CRIP, Eng. D C S Elakanda and all Deputy Project Directors who represented each implementing agencies presented the progress/issues of respective components briefly during this session.