Provide scientific knowledge and technological interventions to promote beneficial management practices to sustain soil resource for the provision of food, income and a quality environment for people.
Main Organizer – Soil Science Society of Sri Lanka (SSSSL)
Established in 1969, SSSSL is the only professional forum dedicated to strengthen the capacity of soil scientists in Sri Lanka, promote advancement of soil science and disseminate knowledge pertaining to soil science to a diverse citizenary. It is well represented by the professionals engaged in all branches of soil science. The International Symposium on Sustainable Soil Management under the theme “Soil: Underpinning Life and Environment” is organized to celebrate the 50th anniversary of SSSSL.
Department of Agriculture, Faculty of Agriculture of University of Peradeniya, Department of Export Agriculture, Ministry of Mahaweli Development and Environment, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), and Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)