Punjab Economic Forum
3-4 April 2017
IPS Research Fellow, Dr. Athula Senaratne participated as a panelist at the Punjab Economic Forum, held on 3-4 April 2017 in Lahore, Pakistan. The forum was organized by the Planning and Development Department, Punjab Economic Research Institute (PERI) and the Urban Unit of Lahore.
Dr. Senaratne made a presentation titled ‘Productivity and Value Chain Development in Rice: Sharing Sri Lanka’s Experience, at the session focusing on Natural Endowments and their Management. In his presentation, he outlined social, technical and marketing challenges in rice production and discussed policy responses to address these issues.