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Sri Lanka is severely vulnerable to climate change and its vulnerability is set to increase between 2010 and 2030 (DARA; Climate Vulnerability Monitor, 2012). It is ranked 73rd on the Human Development Index (UNDP; Human Development Index, 2014). Sri Lanka’s CO2 emissions are 0.6 tonnes per capita, while the global average is 4.9 tonnes per capita (World Bank; World Development Indicators: Energy dependency, efficiency and carbon dioxide emissions, 2010).