2019 ProSPER.Net Young Researchers’ School

Saja was selected among 16 young scholars  2019 ProSPER.Net Young Researchers’ School (YRS). The ProSPER.Net Secretariat was very impressed with the quality of applicants, with 49 applications received from across 19 ProSPER.Net member universities. Sixteen participants have been selected to participate in the School, to be hosted by Universitas Gadjah Mada from 3-12 March, 2019...

Saja published in International Symposium on Multi-Hazard Early Warning and Disaster Risk Reduction

Two research paper abstracts co-authored by Saja were published in the International Symposium on Multi-Hazard Early Warning and Disaster Risk Reduction, to promote the availability and application of research, science and technology to support implementation of Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 The symposium was originally planned to be held on 16th to...

Saja published in interreligious symposium on community resilience

Aslam Saja and Yasir Javid published an article on Role of religious institutions in building resilient communities on Interreligious Symposium on Community Resilience Religious Leadership for Resilient Communities This symposium was held on 22 August 2019 @ Hector Kobbekaduwa Agrarian Research and Training Institute, Colombo.

Saja published an article in MDPI Sustainability on Solid Waste Management

Municipal Solid Waste Management Practices and Challenges in the Southeastern Coastal Cities of Sri Lanka by  Abdul Majeed Aslam Saja, Abdul Majeed Zarafath Zimar and Sainulabdeen Mohamed Junaideen Sustainability2021, 13(8), 4556; – 20 Apr 2021 Viewed by 186 Abstract Municipal solid waste management (MSWM) has become a major challenge in Sri Lanka for post-conflict development activities. Many urban...

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS (SDGS) – SDG10 – ENGINEERS CONTRIBUTE TO ‘REDUCE INEQUALITY WITHIN AND AMONG COUNTRIES’ BY ENG. (DR.) SAJA A. A. MAJEED Inequality can arise not only on an income or economic basis but also it is entwined with inequality in opportunities and access to services, such as in health, housing, food and education sectors. This means that SDG 10 is very much linked to many other SDGs. For example, SDG 1 – elimination of...


Vasantham – Interview on disaster resilience

Vasantham – Interview on disaster resilience #2