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South-South Cooperation Day 2021

The world is facing new challenges and we need new development paradigms to address them. Developing countries are in a better position to help each other as they are developing new ideas, new…  


Launch of ‘Atlas on Mangroves, Salt Marshes and sand dunes of the coastal area from Malwathu Oya to Pooneryn in the North Western coastal region of Sri Lanka’

COVID-19 provides us with an opportunity to rethink our relationship with nature, in a way unthinkable even six months ago, in individual, societal, and political terms. An opportunity to challenge…  


Ceremonial Handing Over of Waste to Energy System (Biogas plant with electric generator) to Kaduwela Municipal Council

Good decision-making on how we manage the waste we create is one of the most important contributions people can make to reducing their impact on nature. Science demonstrates that we are living…  


The New Government Policy for Conserving Environmentally Sensitive Areas Found Outside the Protected Areas of Sri Lanka

It is a well-known fact that Sri Lanka is home to rich biodiversity, and the region has one of the highest rates of biological endemism, i.e. meaning species uniquely native to Sri Lanka. Around…  


New government policy for conserving Environmentally Sensitive Areas (ESAs) in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka, home to remarkable biological diversity is considered to be the richest country in the Asian region in terms of species concentration. Management of the environment, its natural resources…  


இளைஞர்களின் நிகழ்நிலை (ஆன்லைன்) ஈடுபாட்டின் மூலம் சமூக ஒற்றுமையை ஊக்குவித்தல்: கற்றுக்கொண்ட பாடங்களைப் பிரதிபலித்தல்

இன்றைய சமூகத்தில் வெறுக்கத்தக்க பேச்சு மற்றும் வன்முறைத் தீவிரவாதம் என்பன மிகப்பெரிய அச்சுறுத்தலாக விளங்குகின்றது. எம்முடைய இந்த பூமியில் பல இனங்கள், மதங்கள் மற்றும் மொழிகள் என்பன காணப்படுகின்றன.…  


ඩිජිටල් මාධ්‍ය හරහා යොවුන් සම්බන්ධතා ගොඩනැගීමෙන් සමාජ සහජීවනය ප්‍රවර්ධනය කිරීම මගින් උගත් පාඩම් පිළිබිඹුව.

සමානාත්මතාවය සහ යුක්තිය සඳහා වූ කේන්ද්‍රය මගින් සංවිධානය කරනු ලැබූ "ප්‍රචණ්ඩ අන්තවාදය වැලැක්වීම" සම්බන්ධව කෙටි මාර්ගගත පාඨමාලාව සඳහා මා එකතු වූයේ පසුගිය වසරේ (2020) අග භාගයේ ඔක්තෝබර් හා නොවැම්බර් මාස…  


MoU between Ceylon Biscuits Investments Limited (CBL Group) and UNDP in Sri Lanka with farmers at the heart of green development

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Sri Lanka signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with CBL Investments Limited to support and encourage private sector stewardship and innovation…  


Promoting social cohesion through Youth Online Engagement: reflecting on lessons learnt

‘Preventing Violent Extremism (PVE) through Youth Online Engagement’ was a month-long online course organized by the Centre for Equality and Justice (CEJ). This included undergraduates from the…  


Ministry of Power and UNDP to convene the Colombo Development Dialogues on Green Development

The Decade of Action for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) demands the mobilization of everyone everywhere, grounded on a level of ambition that supercharges ideas into concrete, bold and…  

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