The Sri Lanka Environmental Journalists Forum is the only Sri Lankan – based membership organization of working journalists dedicated to improvements in environmental reporting.

SLEJF programs are designed to build a stronger, better-educated, and more closely connected network of professional journalists and editors who cover the environment and environment-related issues. SLEJF’s primary goal is to advance public understanding of critically important environmental issues through more and better environmental journalism.

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SLEJF Vision

Promoting participatory management for environmental sustainability.

SLEJF Mission

To promote participatory management to ensure sustainable human development through better communication and empowerment of communities.


  • To increase the quality and quantity of the services of SLEJF maximizing the available expertise and the infra-structure facilities.
  • To initiate and expand the public awareness about environmental conservation.
  • To encourage and motivate journalists to take more interest in environmental issues.
  • To organize seminars, workshops, study tours, discussions etc; on topical environmental issues.
  • To collect information pertaining to environmental issues and disseminates them both within Sri Lanka and abroad.
  • To take part in activities of national and international professional Media and Environmental organizations/networks.