Water Safety Plan Advisory Unit and WSP Unit, Development Section of NWSDB organized a Water Safety Plan Advocacy workshop on 29th of July 2020 at the Water’s Edge Hotel to share the External Formal auditing outcomes and to convey the way forward of WSP proceedings to the management. The event was glamour with the publication launch of Water Safety Plan country report on ‘A journey toward safe drinking water for all ‘. The report showcases the outcomes of WSP journey in Sri Lanka.

The secretary, Dr. Piyathbandu Wickrama to the Ministry of Urban Development, Water Supply & Housing Facilities, WHO representatives as the funding agency for the External Formal Audits and the Advocacy programme, chairman Mr. Nishantha Ranathunga of NWSDB, the Institution of Engineers Sri Lanka (IESL) providing auditors for External formal audits, members of the WSP teams of all RSCs participated and shared the knowledge at this session.

NWSDB intends to consider allocating sufficient budget and action plan in their annual Implementation Plan to execute the work related to WSP operations in 2020 /2021.