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Center for Urban Water (CUrW)

Colombo
Sri Lanka

Outline

The Center for Urban Water is being set up for flood control and water management in Metro Colombo to become operational in 2018. Its primary function is the control of pumps and gates that are being installed under the Metro Colombo Urban Development Project.


Develop an integrated flood control and water management information system for flood risk reduction through optimal operational use of flood control facilities such as pumps, storages facilities, surface storages and flood early warning system for Metro Colombo. Center will also assess current and evolving future water related risks to Megapolis from urban development as well as climate change.

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