NAM- S&T Centre is an intergovernmental organization with a primary objective to promote South -South cooperation in science and technology. Sri Lanka, being one of the 47 member countries of NAM which includes Latin America, Africa, Asia and European continents expresses the privilege on collaborations with mutual benefits among scientists, technologists and scientific organizations with non-aligned to other developing countries. National Science and Technology Commission (NASTEC) being the focal point for NAM –S&T Center in Sri Lanka in coordinating the events which are organized by the NAM –S&T Center.Read More
One day workshop on ‘Emerging Contaminants in the Environment: Source to treatment’ was successfully held on 03rd of October 2018 at the Wilasurendara auditorium, IESL, Colombo 07 with 48 participants. It was organized by Young Scientists Forum of NASTEC with the collaboration of Water Forum of the Institute of Engineers Sri Lanka (IESL) and Ecosphere Resilience Research Center, University of Sri Jayewardenepura.
This Forum comprises of Directors/Heads of Science and Technology Institutions (including Research and Development Institutions) of the country. NASTEC often seeks their advice to identify problems and constraints affecting the development of S&T in the country.