Being the change
The sunday Times in an article about our open forum on Climate Change :
Forums are possibly one of the most effective mediums to discuss telling issues. And the one held on the July 21, at the British Council, could simply be described as argumentatively informative. With “How importantly should Global Warming figure in development agendas of developing countries” being the title of the forum, the focus was primarily on Sri Lanka.
The event started off with an introduction by Gill Westaway, the Director of British Council, Sri Lanka. She touched on British Council’s ongoing effort to raise awareness among the public about the risks posed by climate change. She mentioned that although Sri Lanka, as a country, has many issues to be dealt with, the country is not exempt from the issue of climate change, while emphasising the need for action, initiated especially by young people….