Prime Minister to Address Sri Lanka’s First National Summit on Foresight and InnovationHon. Ranil Wickremesinghe, Prime Minister of Sri Lanka, will address Sri Lanka’s first National Summit on Foresight and Innovation for Sustainable Human Development organized by UNDP and the Ministry of National Policies and Economic Affairs.
Government of Canada partners with UNDP and FAO to take Northern Sri Lanka’s Dairy and Agriculture Sectors to New HeightsCanadian High Commissioner, Her Excellency Shelley Whiting, and UNDP Resident Representative a.i., Mr. Peter Batchelor recently concluded a two day mission to the Northern Province of Sri Lanka during which four community driven Projects were officially handed over to the respective Cooperative Societies and their members.
World leaders adopt Sustainable Development GoalsAt the UN Sustainable Development Summit on 25 September 2015, more than 150 world leaders adopted the new 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, including the SDGs.
UNDP Embarks on a New Innovation and Development Partnership with COSTIUNDP entered in to a memorandum of understanding with the Coordinating Secretariat for Science, Technology and Innovation (COSTI) today, for the further development of the National Innovations Dashboard.
UNDP and DHL Prepare Airport Staff for Disaster Relief LogisticsUNDP and DHL, in partnership with the Ministry of Disaster Management and the Ministry of Civil Aviation, conducted a disaster preparedness initiative titled ‘Get Airports Ready for Disaster’ (GARD).