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Sri Lanka: State of the Economy 2021

Pandemics and Policy: Protecting Health and Promoting Economic Recovery The COVID-19 pandemic served to highlight structural challenges predating the pandemic.... View Article

National Cooling Policy of Sri Lanka

The Ministry of Environment has invited the Institute of Policy Studies of Sri Lanka (IPS) to assist the process of... View Article

Policy Research Capacity and Influence (PRCI) Programme on COVID-19 and Agri-food Trade in Sri Lanka

The Policy Research Capacity and Influence (PRCI) programme focusses on strengthening the institutional capacity of the national policy institutions to... View Article

Updating the National Environmental Policy of Sri Lanka

The Ministry of Environment and Wildlife Resources (MEWR) has invited IPS to assist the process of updating the National Environmental... View Article

Revising the Overarching Agricultural Policy in Sri Lanka

The overall objective of the Overarching Agricultural Policy (OAP) is to promote food and nutrition security in Sri Lanka and... View Article

National Value Chain Development, Traceability and Marketing

The project intends to establish a sui generis registration-based national system for Geographical Indications (GI). The study has selected two... View Article

Sri Lanka State of the Economy 2014 Report

    Over the past half-Century, Asia has seen the most spectacular examples of economic development spanning from Japan to... View Article

Resource Digest on Pandemics, Public Health and Economic Prosperity

This Resource Digest on ‘Pandemics, Public Health and Economic Prosperity’ contains policy recommendations based on in-depth research on how Sri... View Article

Talking Tobacco: How Reduced Consumption Benefits the Economy

Based on the Household Income and Expenditure Survey (HIES) data of the Department of Census and Statistics (DCS) and the... View Article

The New Face of Hunger: Building a Resilient Food System in an Age of Pandemic

The lockdown introduced from mid-March onwards to contain the COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the vulnerability of food systems in all... View Article