Certificate course on Corporate Environmental Sustainability through Greening the industries
conducted by National Cleaner Production Centre, Sri Lanka was started on 10th March 2017. This course was introduced in 2016, responding to the growing demand from the industry and business enterprises of the country for a course providing a broader understanding on the concept “Greening the Industries”. Strengthening government regulations, increasing compliance requirements and increasing consumer awareness motivated industries to adopt said concept in a sustainable manner. The effort is in line with the mission of United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) of Greening the industry.
20 participants from different industries, institutes and government organizations are taking part in 2017 intake. Lectures, interactive discussions, case studies and industry visits are included in the programme to educate participants at the training programme. The programme is planned in such a way that latest and most vital knowledge on environmental sustainability is transfered to the participants.
The aim of the programme is
To develop capacity of the participant to drive the greening process of the industry leading the environment/sustainability team of the organization.
To provide adequate knowledge to advice the management by the organization on green initiatives