Walk for the Gift of Rain
The “Walk for the Gift of Rain” organized by Lanka Rain Water Harvesting Forum in collaboration with Ministry of City Planning and Water Supply, International Water Management Institute and United States Agency for International Development was successfully conducted on the 27th of November 2018, with the support of Brandix and Z-lon
The walked commenced from Kimbulawela Junction and continued along Japan Sri Lanka Friendship Rd, Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte and proceeded to Rain Center of Lanka Rainwater Harvesting Forum, 41/12 New, Parliament Rd, Pelawatta.
The walk consisted of about 100 participants including the many from oversees, Ministry of City Planning and Water Supply, Water Supply & Sanitation Improvement project of the World Bank (WaSSIP) , members form Non-Government Organizations and interested individuals. The participants carried boards and posters with pictures and slogans to encourage water conservation and Rain Water Harvesting. The awareness brought from the walk was considered quite successful by the general public.