The Ministry of Environment of Sri Lanka remains committed for the
management of the environment and natural resources of the country,
maintaining the equilibrium between the trends in rapid economic
development and use of natural resource base. Ministry of
Environment acts as the National Focal Point(NFP) and the
Competent National Authority (CNA) for the National Biosafety
framework.It is responsible for the all functions of the Cartagena
protocol on Biosafety.