NASSL Nominee for Young Physician Leaders Programme’ and World Health Summit in Berlin, Germany – September 2023

My Experience from attending the YPL 2023 Dr Meranthi Fernando, Senior Lecturer & Honorary Consultant Paediatrician with special interest in Paediatric Hepatology and liver transplantation, Colombo North Centre For Liver Diseases, University of Kelaniya & Colombo North Teaching Hospital, Ragama, Sri Lanka It was a lifetime opportunity that I was selected to participateRead More

Induction Ceremony of New Fellows – 2022/2023

The Annual Induction Ceremony of Fellows of the National Academy of Sciences of Sri Lanka This year’s Induction ceremony for eight new Fellows was held on 09th September 2023 at the Organisation of Professional Associations of Sri Lanka (OPASL). The ceremony began with the opening remarks of the President NASSL, Professor Nadira KarunaweeraRead More

Small scale Chemistry workshop summary 2023

REPORT Capacity building of teachers in chemistry hands-on small-scale experiments in high schools in Asia: Sri Lanka 19 to 20 July 2023, National Institute of Education, Maharagama, Sri Lanka The workshop on Small Scale Chemistry Training was held on 19 to 20 July 2023 in Colombo, Sri Lanka for Government secondary school teachers.Read More

The Colombo Declaration – Institutionalising Science Advice to Governments (6-8 July 2023)

WE, the representatives of Science Academies meeting in Colombo, Sri Lanka from 6-8 July, 2023: RECOGNISING the encouragement and support of the Inter academy Partnership (IAP), the Association of Academies and Societies of Sciences in Asia (AASSA) and the International Network for Government Science Advice (INGSA) towards Institutionalising Science Advice to Governments, AFFIRMINGRead More