Workshop on “Biostatistics using R” was conducted by SLAFAR in collaboration with the Department of Zoology & Environmental Management, University of Kelaniya. The workshop was conducted on 16th December 2017 at the University of Kelaniya. The resource person for the workshop was Dr. U.P. Liyanage of the Department of Statistics & Computer Science, University of Kelaniya. There were more than 20 participants representing national universities and national institutions who are carrying out research in the fields of fisheries biology & management, environmental science and aquatic ecology. The participants had very productive discussions of analysis of their research data with R and gained hands of experiences on applications
Sri Lanka Association for Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (SLAFAR) in collaboration with National Aquatic Resources Research and Development Agency (NARA) and Water Resources Science and Technology (WRST) celebrated ‘Day of Action for Rivers’ on 16th March 2017 at NARA auditorium, Colombo 15 by organizing two events.