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National Youth Dialogue on Innovation, Leadership and Entrepreneurship

: The world’s youth population is at an all-time high and the number this demographic is predicted to increase to 2 billion by 2050. With over a quarter of the Sri Lankan population consisting of…  

Youth Co: Lab National Youth Dialogue on Leadership, Innovation and Entrepreneurship 2020

The panel discussion, moderated by Mr. Raashid Riza - Policy and Engagement Analyst, UNDP in Sri Lanka aimed at bringing together those working with and for youth from across the country to engage in…  

Value for Waste

“From my school days, I had a huge liking for anything IT related. Little did I know, of the many great things to come!” Read Suresh's journey on how he turns waste to value through HackaDev.  

Foresight and Innovation for #NextGenGov Champions

The ‘Foresight & Innovation for #NextGenGov Champions’ programme responds to this need by equipping a new generation of public sector officials with the tools necessary to implement creative solutions…  


Youth Co:Lab co-led by UNDP and Citi Foundation promotes Technopreneurship in Sri Lanka

UNDP and Citi Foundation join forces to promote youth entrepreneurship in Sri Lanka through its flagship initiative – Youth Co:Lab Technopreneurship for Social Change Programme.  

Foresight and Innovation for Public Sector Excellence

The Citra Social Innovation Lab in partnership with the Presidential Secretariat and the Ministry of Public Administration and Disaster Management successfully conducts the first Programme on…  

Official launch of Citra, Sri Lanka’s first Social Innovation Lab

– The Citra Social Innovation Lab, co-developed by the Ministry of Science, Technology and Research and the United Nations Development Programme, was officially launched under the auspices of Prime…  

Our First Year in Review - Citra Annual report

Citra is Sri Lanka’s first Public Sector Innovation Lab, established as a joint initiative between the Ministry of Science, Technology and Research, and the United Nations Development Programme…  

#Our2030: Youth Dialogue: Leadership, Innovation and Entrepreneurship brings together over 300 young people

The ‘#Our2030: Youth Dialogue’ which brought together over 300 young people was held recently at the BMICH in Colombo.  

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