The Nutrition Society of Sri Lanka (NSSL) Joined hands with Wayamba University of Sri Lanka (WUSL) and Ministry of Science, Technology and Research

Annual Scientific Sessions of NSSL was held on 27-28th January 2018 at Hotel Galadari in association with the Wayamba University of Sri Lanka and Ministry of Science, Technology and Research.  The theme of this year was “Investing in Nutrition for Economic Prosperity”.  The Vice-chancellor of WUSL, Prof EMP Ekanayake graced the occasion as the Chief Guest.  Investing in nutrition is one of the cost effective strategies to facilitate the economic growth of a country.  The forum provided by the NSSL was a platform to economists and nutrition professionals to exchange of knowledge and experience.  The Keynote speech was delivered by Mr.Eran Wickraratne, Hon. Minister of Finance and Mass Media.

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Hon Minister Finance and Mass media, Mr.Eran Wikramaratne delivering the keynote speech. At the head table from left to right Dr. Sanath Mahawithanage, Conference Chair, Prof. E.M.P. Ekanayake, Vice-chancellor of Wayamba University of Sri Lanka (Chief Guest), Ms. Visakah Tillekeratne, President of the Nutrition society of Sri Lanka.