Centre for Environment and Development

Organization's name: Centre for Environment and Development
Organization's acronym: CED
Headquarters address  
Address: 253/10, Stanely Thilakaratne Mawatha
Nugegoda 10250
Sri Lanka
Phone: 0094 777 372206
Fax: 0094 11 2768459
Email: uchita@sltnet.lk
Web site: http://centreforenvironmentdevelopment.blogspot.com/

Organization type: Non-governmental organization
Languages::
  • Sinhala

  • English

Remarks: Promotion of sustainable development inspired by UNCED preparations; promotion of a unified European strategy forenvironmental protection; development of practical solutions to environmental challenges.

Contacts & Participation:

First Name:

Last Name:

Contact Type:

Malu Freitas Application , Designation
Gaston Meskens Application , Designation
Saffran Mihnar Designation
KUSHESHI DE ZOYSA
GIOVANNI TAPANG
Aashish Khullar
Peter Luttik
Ambreen Waheed
Lydia NICOLLET
Linda Sheehan
Sajith Wijesuriya Designation
Timothy Hefflinger
Barrett Brown
Marlon Becker
Aynur BAYRAKTAR
Jenna Goodhand
UCHITA DE ZOYSA Conference Focal Point , Designation
Sajith Wijesuriya Designation
Aukje Simone Bilderbeek
Ayomi Meneko
Orion Kriegman
Maurie Cohen
Mohan Munasinghe
Preeta Lall Designation
Delphine LEROUX-ASTIER
Sara Hambleton
Jan Roberts
Ashish Kothari
Demuni Chintaka Abhaya de Zoysa Designation
FAIZ ul Hassan SHAH
FEROZE SHAH
Neera Singh
isha Miranda Designation
ALEXANDRA POSTELNICU
Sudarsha De Silva Designation
JITEN YUMNAM
PASCAUD Ivan
Colin English
David Barkin
Bastiaan de Leeuw
Cristina GONZALEZ TORRENTS
Philip Vergragt
Kaveen Ratnaweera Designation
Richard Clugston
Ranga Pallawala Mohottige Don Designation
Blessing Chinasa Ekwueme
N/A N/A
Chris Soderquist
Paul Quintos
Md. Mahmudul Alam
Kassem El Saddik
Azra Sayeed
Wilford Welch
DENISE MARIA GÂNDARA ALVES
Doris Ragettli
KARAN KASHYAP
Stephen Huyler
Ashwani Vasishth Application , Designation
Susan Overakker
Shani DE ZOYSA Sustainable Development (secondary)
Paul Raskin
Sria Munasinghe
Ruth Elaine Hallmark
William Hallmark
Anne Baker
Anne Petermann

Activities


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:

Economic and Social:
  • Agriculture
  • Biodiversity
  • Business and Industry
  • Citizenship and Governance
  • Climate Change
  • Coorporate Accountability
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Industrial Development
  • Law of the Sea and Antarctica
  • Social Development
  • Sustainable Development
  • Trade and Development
  • Water

  • Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
  • Advocacy and outreach
  • Education and training of women
  • Information and communication technologies
  • Institutional mechanisms for the advancement of women
  • Policy advice
  • Research
  • Women and poverty
  • Women and the economy
  • Women and the environment
  • Women in power and decision-making

  • Public Administration:
  • Ethics, Transparency and Accountability
  • Knowledge Systems and E-government
  • Socio-Economic Governance and Management

  • Social Development:
  • Poverty

  • Statistics:
  • Development indicators
  • Environmental Accounts
  • International Economic and Social Classifications
  • Social Statistics and Social Monitoring

  • Sustainable Development:
  • Agriculture
  • Atmosphere
  • Biodiversity
  • Biotechnology
  • Capacity-building
  • Climate change
  • Consumption and production patterns
  • Desertification and Drought
  • Disaster management and vulnerability
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Forests
  • Freshwater
  • Gender equality
  • Health
  • Human settlements
  • Industrial development
  • Information for decision-making and participation
  • Institutional arrangements
  • Integrated decision-making
  • International cooperation for an enabling environment
  • Land management
  • Major Groups
  • Marine Resources
  • Means of Implementation (Trade, Finance, Technology, Tranfer, etc.)
  • Partnerships
  • Poverty
  • Protecting and managing the natural resources
  • Rural Development
  • Sanitation
  • Sustainable Tourism
  • Sustainable development in a globalizing world
  • Sustainable development of SIDS
  • Technology
  • Toxic chemicals
  • Trade and environment
  • Transport
  • Waste (solid)
  • Waste Management
  • Geographic scope: International
    Millennium Development Goals:
    • Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
    • Ensure environmental sustainability
    • Develop global partnership for development
    Mission statement:
    Year established (YYYY): 1993
    Year of registration (YYYY): 1998
    Organizational structure: Board of Directors Executive Director Volunteers, Consultants, Staff
    Number and type of members: volunteer membership
    Affiliation with NGO networks: Climate Sustainability PLATFORM
    Funding structure:
    • Fees for education and training services

    • Fees for providing consulting or research services

    • Donations and grants from domestic sources

    • Foreign and international grants

    Funding structure other: Free and volluntary expert support and infrastrsucture and insitutional support provided by members


    Additional Information

    Sustainable Development

    CSD ID
    Major Group affiliation:
    • Non-governmental organization
    Involvement in UN Partnerships:
    If yes, explain in detail:
    Affiliation with other organizations:
    Publications:

    Main Objective

    Special Event / Application for Consultative Status with ECOSOC
    Username: uchita@sltnet.lk