The Government of Norway entered into a partnership agreement with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Sri Lanka to extend support to UNDP Sri Lanka’s flagship portfolio on SDG (Sustainable Development Goals) 16: Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions project for the period December 2018 2018 to December 2020.
To reduce the loss of lives associated with tsunamis, 5 tsunami drills were conducted in 5 schools in Sri Lanka recently. Funded by the Government of Japan to strengthen the disaster preparedness of students, the programme was conducted in Galle, Batticaloa, Jaffna and Ampara with the participation of 8250 students.
The EU in partnership with the Government of Sri Lanka and the UN in Sri Lanka have come together to contribute to the implementation of the Peacebuilding Priority Plan through this 18-month Programme.
Read the extraordinary stories of women in Sri Lanka as we work towards one goal of ending violence against women and girls and achieve sustainable development
This video is a preview of UNDP Sri Lanka's Livelihood and Entrepreneurship Support to communities across 10 districts around the country.
UNDP Sri Lanka recently entered into a partnership agreement with the Government of UK to extend support for Sustainable Resettlement of recently released lands in the Northern and Eastern provinces of Sri Lanka under a GBP 1,000,000 project.
We say that our youth carry with them the hope of the world, but who really carries them? If we are to truly realise the vision of building a future-fit youth, as we mark another IYD, we need to commit to engage more young people...

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