About us3


The Center for Sustainability (CFS) is a body for environmental extension, research and community outreach unit attached to the Department of Forestry and Environmental Science (DFES), University of Sri Jayewardenepura. CFS is a faculty-directed organization that supports the broader efforts of DFES to ensure environmental protection and sustainable development in the country through productive University-Industry linkages and partnerships.

Being the first one of its kind to be established at the University of Sri Jayewardenepura, the CFS is committed to produce a new breed of responsible stewards of environment through promoting the concept of sustainability among corporate sector, general public, university academia and students, primarily through professional support, education and awareness.

Backed by a renowned panel of environmental experts with proven track records at the DFES, the CFS provide wide array of environmental solutions for the corporate sector


  • Forests and other ecosystems restoration projects
  • Carbon offsetting: restoring 1000ha of forest land
  • Training Programs and Capacity Building Programs
  • Sustainable Tourism Development, Planning and Operations
  • Environmental Extension and Outreach
  • Research and Development
  • Laboratory Analysis