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8 March 2019

Premier visits exhibition raising awareness on sexual harassment in public transport

Friday, 8 March 2019 (Colombo): This International Women’s Day, the Prime Minister, Hon. Ranil Wickremesinghe visited the public installation ‘Does She Travel Safe?’ at Town Hall Grounds, an initiative by the United...

11 December 2018

Is Sri Lanka’s health system ready to respond to the population shift?

Tomorrow marks International Universal Health Coverage (UHC) Day. Universal Health Coverage is a fundamental goal rooted in the human right to health. It ensures that every person, no matter who they are or where they...

26 November 2018

Nutrition and women's empowerment: A foundation for development in Sri Lanka

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in Sri Lanka embarked on a new joint project today to improve women’s nutrition and promote gender equality and women’s...

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On International Women's Day 2019, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in Sri...
Sexual harassment is a grave violation of human rights.  According to the findings of...

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