World Water Day 2013

Published on Thursday, May 2, 2013

The United Nations General Assembly declared 2013 as the United Nations International Year of Water Cooperation and as the lead agency in supplying water and sewerage facilities in Sri Lanka, the National Water Supply and Drainage Board (NWSDB) commemorated World Water Day on the 22nd of March 2013 under the patronage of Hon. Dinesh Gunawardana, Minister of Water Supply and Drainage at the BMICH in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

The objective of this event was to raise awareness to both existing local and foreign water related organizations as well as potential investors on the challenges facing water management in light of the increase in demand for water access, allocation and services.

Access Engineering PLC together with Aquafresh (Access Natural Water (Pvt) Ltd), a company that is under the Access Group of Companies, took part at this event on 20, 21 and 22 of March 2013.