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3 June 2016
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Below is the statement by Acting Resident Coordinator and UNFPA Country Representative Mr. Alain Sibenaler, at the Ministry of Sustainable Development & Wildlife's event: National Sustainable... Read more
25 May 2016
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COLOMBO: It's 1pm and the Vidyawardana Maha Vidyalaya - a school in Wellampitiya - is a beehive of activity. Not with school children on recess, but with army officers handing out lunch packets,... Read more
16 May 2016
Feature Story
Colombo, Sri Lanka -- It's 1pm and the Vidyawardana Maha Vidyalaya - a school in Wellampitiya - is a beehive of activity. Not with school children on recess, but with army officers handing out lunch... Read more
22 April 2016
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The United Nations Population Fund facilitated the second generation to generation (#G2GLK) dialogue on identifying the impediments holding women back, and the kind of investments needed to allow... Read more
28 March 2016
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Investing in Women as a game changer for Sri Lanka: What does it take for women to fulfill their potential as leaders? Generation to Generation Dialogue – Bringing Generations Together For our Sri... Read more
10 March 2016
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  To celebrate International Women’s week, Country Representative of UNFPA Sri Lanka, Mr. Alain Sibenaler, on behalf of the United Nations Resident Coordinator recognized and paid tribute to women’... Read more
1 January 2016
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PEER Sri Lanka kick started a series of national training workshops on Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health (ASRH )  last month to create a team of well-trained peer education trainers from... Read more
1 January 2016
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Sri Lanka is currently characterized by a large youth population and a growing older population. This presents a fascinating phenomenon, because the nation will soon have to observe what it has... Read more
1 January 2016
In the News
We will not stop until the world upholds the inherent rights of every girl child. If you change her life, you can change the world” – Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, UNFPA Executive Director One quarter of... Read more
22 December 2015
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The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) together with the Family Planning Association of Sri Lanka and Y PEER Sri Lanka, launched a comprehensive national Sexual and Reproductive Health and... Read more

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