Bees are a major pollinators species, ensuring food security, sustainable agriculture, and biodiversity; whilst contributing to the mitigation of climate change. Scientific studies have proven that bees have become increasingly endangered. Dilmah Conservation launched ‘Bee a Keeper’ in May 2020, to promote the sustainable use of bees in agriculture and related ecosystems.
Its main goals are:
The project will function through 6 identified hubs across the island:
Launched BEE A KEEPER
Launched Research Hub - Nawalapitiya
Launched Project Hub - Endana
Launched FRIENDLY BEEKEEPER Webinar Series
Beekeeping Workshop at Endana