Sentinel Asia JAXA Mini Project 2015-16 Phase I – Sri Lanka

Geoinformatics Center (GIC) conducted a workshop on Utilization of Remote Sensing and GIS for Landslide Monitoring including interferometric application and landslide susceptibility mapping on 21th September, 2015. It was held in Department of Survey, Sri Lanka. This activity was conducted as Phase I of JAXA sponsored Mini Project, 2015. And, Department of Survey (Sri Lanka) and National Building Research Organization (NBRO) were local counterpart for this event.

There were about 40 participants to the workshop from various agencies including Department of Survey (Sri Lanka), National Building Research Organization (NBRO), Disaster Management Center, Ministry of Disaster Management, Central Engineering Consultancy Bureau (CECB), University of Moratuwa, University of Peradeniya, Central Environmental Authority (CEA), Meteorological Department, Land Use Policy Planning Division (LUPPD), Urban Development Authority (UDA), National Physical Planning Department.