Sanjiv de Silva

Senior Regional Researcher - Natural Resources Governance

Colombo, Sri Lanka
Sanjiv de Silva


Natural resource governance, policy and institutional analysis, water user associations, groundwater management, wetland management, weather index insurance, social inclusion

Before IWMI

Sanjiv has worked at International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), Sri Lanka. He managed the Environmental Law Program in Sri Lanka, working with a range of government and nongovernment partners in policy development, law enforcement and legal reform, capacity building and environmental management planning. Sanjiv served on several national Task Forces and committees related to environmental issues in Sri Lanka, and was a visiting lecturer at the University of Kelaniya and Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka.


English and Sinhalese