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1998-2017

Sri Lanka Ecotourism Foundation (SLEF). the pioneer National Ecotourism Organization in Sri Lanka... Marching towards greener and pro-poor tourism fabric in Sri Lanka

1998-2017

Sri Lanka Ecotourism Foundation (SLEF). the pioneer National Ecotourism Organization in Sri Lanka... Marching towards greener and pro-poor tourism fabric in Sri Lanka

1998-2017

Sri Lanka Ecotourism Foundation (SLEF). the pioneer National Ecotourism Organization in Sri Lanka... Marching towards greener and pro-poor tourism fabric in Sri Lanka

1998-2017

Sri Lanka Ecotourism Foundation (SLEF). the pioneer National Ecotourism Organization in Sri Lanka... Marching towards greener and pro-poor tourism fabric in Sri Lanka

1998-2017

Sri Lanka Ecotourism Foundation (SLEF). the pioneer National Ecotourism Organization in Sri Lanka... Marching towards greener and pro-poor tourism fabric in Sri Lanka

1998-2017

Sri Lanka Ecotourism Foundation (SLEF). the pioneer National Ecotourism Organization in Sri Lanka... Marching towards greener and pro-poor tourism fabric in Sri Lanka

1998-2017

Sri Lanka Ecotourism Foundation (SLEF). the pioneer National Ecotourism Organization in Sri Lanka... Marching towards greener and pro-poor tourism fabric in Sri Lanka

1998-2017

Sri Lanka Ecotourism Foundation (SLEF). the pioneer National Ecotourism Organization in Sri Lanka... Marching towards greener and pro-poor tourism fabric in Sri Lanka

SRI LANKA ECOTOURISM FOUNDATION




International Firefly Symposium and the International Conference hosted by Taiwan Ecotourism Association (TEA)




Sri Lanka Ecotourism Foundation has been invited by Taiwan Ecotourism Association (TEA) to take part at two important events held in Taipei City, Taiwan from 23rd -30th April, 2017, supported by Ministry of Tourism, Taiwan.


On the 24th April, International Firefly Symposium (IFS) was held at Taipei Zoo, a rare learning opportunity on ‘Firefly Tourism’, which focused on ecotourism niche market segments. The other important events were the celebrations of declaring 2017 as the “Ecotourism Year of Taiwan (YET) and the International Ecotourism Conference hosted by the TEA to support ecotourism promotions in Taiwan. Many academics and scholars from all over the world attended these events.

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STARS+ Erasmus Programme of European Union (EU) supports Madurawala Ecotourism Project


Sri Lanka Ecotourism Foundation (SLEF), the pioneer National Ecotourism Society of Sri Lanka (www.ecotouismsrilanka.net) is Coordinating the ERASMUS + STARS Programme in Sri Lanka in association with the Fundación General de la Universidad de La Laguna located in San Cristobal de La Laguna, Canary Islands, Spain and supported by the Education, Culture and Audiovisual Agency of the European Union (EU) This Project is Youth delegates from the Canary and Tenerife Islands, (Spain), Madeira Island (Portugal), New Caledonia Island (France), the Solomon Islands (Oceania), Budeo Islands, Chile (Americas), Sri Lanka and Bali, (Indonesia-Asia)...

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Madurawala Community Based Ecotourism Project has been launched in July, 2017


Madurawala and Anguruwatota are located in the Western Province, Kalutara District. From Kalutara to madurawala is just 30 KMS. Madurawala is accessible from Neboda-Horana Road or Horana-Kalutara Road. The Madurawala Village is located around 52 KMS from Colombo. Madurawala is located in close proximity to Anguruwatota Ancient Village which is part of the ancient Kingdom of Sitawaka and Raigam Kindom. These regions are once the liberation centers of Sinhalease fought against Portuguese. (Sinhala: සීතාවක) This kingdom was located in south-central Sri Lanka. It emerged from the division of the kingdom of Kotte following the Spoiling of King Vijayabahu in 1521, and over the course of the next seventy years....

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Sri Lanka Tourism represents at World Tourism Conference – 2016, Penang, Malaysia. “Tourism Delights; Delivering the Unexpected”


Palitha Gurusinghe, President, Sri Lanka Ecotourism Foundation (SLEF) and General Secretary, Asia-Pacific Regional Ecotourism Council (APREC)

The 4th World Tourism Conference 2016 was held in the historic city of George Town, the UNESCO World Heritage Site, in Penang, Malaysia from 17th to 19th of October, 2016. The conference brought together the world leaders in tourism, high-level policy makers, and experts from the public and private sector, academics, NGOs, INGOs and world media to exchange and share their experiences, update their knowledge and expand the existing networks for future tourism growth and development. There were more than 750 delegates represented their respective organizations from all over the world.

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Internships and Voluntourism in Sri Lanka with SLEF.

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Sri Lanka Tourism News Paper

(UNWTO) Asia Pacific



Sri Lanka Ecotourism Foundation (SLEF) rated by UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) in its publication 'Compendium of Best Practices and Recommendations for Ecotourism in Asia and the Pacific'

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Asia-Pacific Regional Ecotuorism Council (APREC)

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ecotourism.org

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First South Asia Sub Regional Tourism Forum

Walawa Nadee Ecotourism Organitation

'RESPONSIBLE TOURISM WITHOUT BOUNDARIES' Documentary DVD on Ecotourism and Community Based Tourism released


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