Sri Lanka's President, Ranil Wickremesinghe, highlighted the nation's commitment to addressing climate change goals. He emphasized the role of archit
Sri Lanka’s President, Ranil Wickremesinghe, highlighted the nation’s commitment to addressing climate change goals. He emphasized the role of architects in integrating climate change criteria into their designs to ensure sustainable and environmentally responsible practices. Wickremesinghe mentioned architectural marvels from history and stressed the need for modern architects to uphold the same level of excellence in their designs. The President discussed plans provided by Surbana Jurong to beautify Colombo and improve infrastructure. He also outlined opportunities in the tourism industry, affordable housing, and expanding investment promotion zones. The government’s focus on climate change goals and environmental sustainability underscores the importance of architects in creating a lasting impact.