Mr. Akila Sieiweera, 1st year master student at the University of Aizu was invited to speak by the "English Club" at Matsunaga Elementary School in Aizu Wakamatsu city on October 22nd, and introduced tourist attractions, wild animals and diversified resources in Sri Lanka.
The school children were interested in the differences between Japan and Sri Lanka. They leaned about the palace on the rock and orphanage for elephants. They also found out about gem stones as Sri Lanka is an important centre of gem production. They leaned about many attractions of Sri Lanka with pictures. CSIP office is planning to expand such activities in the future.