programme was conducted for the Tri Forces personnel serving in
the Security Force Jaffna Area of Responsibility. The programme
was held at the auditorium of Headquarters Security Force (Jaffna)
on 25th and 26th May 2017.
The workshop covered different sections of disaster management
and included an in-depth training on the Recommended Practices
developed for floods and droughts. The workshop was brought together
by a team of professionals of the Disaster Management Centre,
Ministry of Health, the Department of Meteorology, the National
Building Research Organization and the National Disaster Relief
The opening ceremony was presided by Major General Anura Wanniarachchi,
General Officer Commanding (GOC), 52 Division.