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Achieving Food Security: A Plausible Reality or a Pipedream for Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka has a long way to go when it comes to achieving food security for the nation. The Global Health Index (GHI) indicates a severe level of hunger in Sri Lanka. This blog examines the reasons for the lack of food security in Sri Lanka and gives policy recommendations to improve the situation.

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Better Water, Sustainable Agriculture and Better Lives for Sri Lanka

Marking World Water Day 2016 this article explore the challenges faced by agricultural livelihoods, which employ a majority of Sri Lanka’s rural sector and identifies measures to overcome such challenges.

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Food Security: Does it Matter for Sri Lanka?

This article takes a look at the importance of food security to Sri Lanka, and ways in which the concerned issues can be addressed.

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Key Determinants of Sri Lanka’s Fertilizer Subsidy: Some Research Findings for Policy Makers

The fertilizer subsidy should be gradually removed in the long-run, in a phased manner, argues a new study

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5 Things to Know About Building Resilience from Droughts in Sri Lanka

Recent droughts in Sri Lanka had a devastating impact on the lives and livelihoods of hundreds of thousands of Sri Lankans. How can irrigation and agriculture improve to tackle future droughts, or are climate change effects catching up too quickly?

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