Let us Proudly Commemorate International Year of Small Scale Fisheries & Aquiculture - 2022

Youth Training on the importance of Rathgama Lagoon

The first training for the youth attached to the ‘Youth Movement for Social Change’ –Galle (NAFSO) was held at the Sothern Province, Fisheries Center, and Galle on the 3rd July 2020. The theme of the training was the ‘Importance and the protection of Rathgama Laggon-Galle’.

Youth members who participated for the session, was able to understand the importance of the lagoon and the surrounding wetlands. The training session was conducted by Mr.Dulip Rangajeewa, District Coordinator, and Galle. He further stated the value of the youth being involved in protecting the lagoon as coastal lagoons are highly productive ecosystems.