The Czech Republic will be assisting Sri Lanka in solid waste management.
The agreement has been reached when the Czech Ambassador Miloslav Stasek called on Minister Anura Priyadarshana Yapa at the Environmental Ministry. They focused attention on launching a suitable project for Solid Waste Management. The Ambassador said that his country will assist the project. The Environment Minister of Czechoslovakia will be visiting Sri Lanka next month. They also exchanged views on environmental and marine pollution. Officials of the Ministry were present at this meeting.