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Citra Social Innovation Lab partners with the Mount Lavinia Municipal Council to support Dengue Prevention and Control

Citra, Sri Lanka’s first Social Innovation Lab, recently entered into a partnership with the Mount Lavinia Municipal Council to develop a citizen-centered open source platform for dengue prevention…  


Ms. Hanaa Singer assumes duties as UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in Sri Lanka

– Ms. Hanaa Singer, presented her credentials to His Excellency Maithripala Sirisena, President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, as the new United Nations Resident Coordinator and…  


Young MPs from Asia-Pacific join efforts to tackle violent extremism

More than 50 young parliamentarians from Asia-Pacific countries gathered in Sri Lanka to discuss their role in advancing inclusive and peaceful societies and preventing violent extremism in the…  


Royal Norwegian Embassy and UNDP provide support to 1,400 resettled households in the North and East

H.E. Thorbjørn Gaustadsæther, Ambassador of the Royal Norwegian Embassy to Sri Lanka recently visited the Tellipalai Divisional Secretariat area in the Jaffna District where communities have been…  


Royal Norwegian Embassy and UNDP provide support to resettled communities in Palaly North

Mr. Knut Nyfløt, the First Secretary to the Royal Norwegian Embassy to Sri Lanka recently visited the resettled areas of Palaly North of Tellipalai DS division to hand over completed infrastructure…  


The Government of Canada extends support to Agriculture Cooperatives in Killinochchi through UNDP and FAO

H.E David McKinnon, High Commissioner of Canada to Sri Lanka made an official visit to the Thirvalyaru Educated Youth Project of Agriculture Products Consumers Cooperative Society (TEYCS) in…  


UK Government extends partnership with UNDP to support Sustainable Resettlement in Sri Lanka

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Sri Lanka recently entered into a partnership agreement with the Government of the United Kingdom to extend support for Sustainable Resettlement of…  


Hon. Dr. Sarath Amunugama meets with Citra team

Recently, Hon. Dr. Sarath Amunugama, Minister of Science, Technology, Research, Skills Development and Vocational Training and Kandyan Heritage, met with the team from Citra, Sri Lanka’s first Social…  


Hon. Sagala Ratnayaka's visit to Citra Social Innovation Lab

Last week, Hon. Sagala Ratnayaka, Minister of Youth Affairs, Project Management and Southern Development visited Citra, Sri Lanka’s first Social Innovation Lab  


The National Youth Social Innovation Challenge 2018 kicks off!

UNDP partners with Ministry of Telecommunication, Digital Infrastructure and Foreign Employment, NYSC, and ICTA for HackaDev- Youth Social Innovation Challenge  

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