Mapping Green Jobs in Sri Lanka

The study deals with mapping the green jobs in different economic sectors in Sri Lanka. Accordingly the study involves identification of more environmentally sustainable activities and environmentally sustainable sub-sectors, identification of screening criteria for identification of sustainable sub-sectors for each sector and estimation of employment for the identified sectors. The information required for the study is collected through key informant interviews and secondary sources. The key economic sectors covered by the study includes, construction, energy, fisheries, forestry, manufacturing, tourism, transport and waste management

Research team

Nisha Arunatilake
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Kanchana Wickremasinghe
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Nethmini Perera

Funding

IPS

Published Year

2010