Norway and UNDP Partner to Support Recently Resettled Communities
The Government of Norway and UNDP Sri Lanka partner to improve access to justice and livelihood opportunities of the recently resettled communities in the Jaffna District
December 2015, UN Compound, Colombo. Country Director of the United Nations Development Programme [UNDP] in Sri Lanka, Mr. Joern Soerensen and Ambassador of Norway to Sri Lanka, His Excellency Thorbjørn Gaustadsæther signed a partnership agreement to extend Government of Norway’s support to the recently resettled communities in the Jaffna District. UNDP Sri Lanka, with support of the Government of Norway, will strengthen its work on improving access to justice and livelihood opportunities of the recently resettled communities in the district.
The event held in Colombo, was also attended by Mr. Knut Nyfløt, Counsellor, Royal Norwegian Embassy, Ms. Vidya Perera, Senior Advisor, Royal Norwegian Embassy and Mr. Rajendrakumar Ganesarajah, Assistant Country Director, UNDP Sri Lanka.