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Mr. Parakrama Karunaratne

Expert

Professor

at University of Peradeniya (Government / public sector)

Sri Lanka

About my work

As a Professor of Chemical and Process Engineering, my main focus is teaching undergraduates and postgraduates environmental management related subjects and work with government agencies and private sector organization to promote sustainability among these entities. I was the founder president of the Life Cycle Assessment and Design for Sustainability Network, Sri Lanka which is a collection of professionals whose objective is to promote LCA and D4S in Sri Lanka. A road map for promoting these concepts was developed and submitted to Ministry of Environment, Sri Lanka. Furter, I have been serving as member of Inter Agency & Expert Working Group (IAEWG), Switch- Asia project on Sustainable Consumption and Production. I was the author of the report on " Further, I authored the report INTRODUCE ECO-INNOVATION AND LIFE CYCLE APPROACH (LCA) IN SELECTED SECTORS as a component of the said project

Areas of expertise

Sectors of activity

Environmental Services, Education, Waste, incl. Chemicals, Industrial Sector

Regions

Asia / Pacific