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  • UNDP Promotes Entrepreneurship and Business Development in Conflict Affected Districts Supported by the European UnionMay 7, 2016UNDP Promotes Entrepreneurship and Business Development in Conflict Affected Districts Supported by the European UnionUNDP with the financial assistance of the EU partnered with the Industrial Services Bureau to complete an Entrepreneurship Development Training of Trainers Programme for 191 Development Officers of Divisional and District Secretariats in Vavuniya, Mannar, Batticaloa and Ampara, Anuradhapura, Puttalam and Moneragala districts.

  • Environmental and Social Management Plan for the proposed Green Climate Fund ProjectMay 7, 2016Environmental and Social Management Plan for the proposed Green Climate Fund ProjectPUBLIC DISCLOSURE Environmental and Social Management Plan for the proposed Green Climate Fund Project

  • Visit of United Nations Assistant Secretary-General and UNDP Regional Director to Sri LankaApr 1, 2015Visit of United Nations Assistant Secretary-General and UNDP Regional Director to Sri LankaMr. Haoliang Xu, the Assistant Secretary-General, Assistant Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme, Director of UNDP's Regional Bureau for Asia and the Pacific and Chair of the UN Regional Director’s Team for Asia and the Pacific will be visiting Sri Lanka from April 4-10, 2015.

  • NHDR 2014: Youth and DevelopmentAug 12, 2014NHDR 2014: Youth and DevelopmentThe Sri Lanka National Human Development Report 2014 on Youth and Development will be launched on August 12, 2014. Exploring the challenges of young people and opportunities for development, NHDR 2014 is expected to provide a new platform for youth policy development and reform.

  • Spreading the message of the importance of the role of women in promoting social integration Jul 21, 2014Spreading the message of the importance of the role of women in promoting social integrationAs part of Social Integration Week 2014, a street drama was organized at the Karachchi Divisional Secretariat in Kilinochchi by the Kilinochchi District participants of the Women’s Empowerment for Social Integration initiative to raise awareness on social integration and gender empowerment among communities in the area.

  • Opening of the Northern Provincial Centre of the Ministry of National Languages and Social Integration with the support of UNDP Jul 21, 2014Opening of the Northern Provincial Centre of the Ministry of National Languages and Social Integration with the support of UNDPMarking Social Integration Week 2014, the Northern Provincial Centre of the Ministry of National Languages and Social Integration was ceremoniously declared open by Hon. Vasudeva Nanayakkara, Minister of National Languages and Social Integration on July 15, 2014. The Centre is located in Kilinochchi.

  • Building resilience to climate change risks Jun 26, 2014Building resilience to climate change risksThe Ministry of Economic Development signed an agreement with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to support the Governments rural livelihood development programmes to withstand climate-related shocks.