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27 September 2018

Is Sri Lanka growing old before it grows rich?

By 2030, 1 in 5 people in Sri Lanka will be above the age of 60. While ageing is a triumph of development that indicates Sri Lanka’s continuous investment in the wellbeing of its people, is Sri Lanka ready to face this...

17 September 2018

Youth4Youth: Young Sri Lankans come together to drive lasting peace

A peaceful society is one where there is justice and equality for everyone. Peace will enable a sustainable environment to take shape, and a sustainable environment helps promote peace. The United Nations Population...

14 August 2018

Youth4Youth: A safe space for young people

UNFPA celebrates International Youth Day by engaging youth for peace DIGANA, Sri Lanka (14 Aug 2018): To celebrate International Youth Day in Sri Lanka, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) hosted its fourth Youth4Youth symposium in the Central Province from 12 – 14 August 2018. This year’s theme for International Youth


The International technical guidance on sexuality education is a technical tool that...
For ageing women, menopause is a significant transition from both a biological and...

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