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15 March 2014

UNFPA meets with SLCOG to develop guidelines on maternal care

UNFPA Sri Lanka has been working with the Sri Lanka College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists (SLCOG) and the Family Health Bureau of the Ministry of Health since last year to develop guidelines... Read more

11 March 2014

Consultation on SAARC Youth Charter

There was a well-represented cross section Sri Lanka's youth at the National Consultation on the SAARC Youth Charter, which took place at the United Nations Conference room on the 11th of March 2014.... Read more

1 January 2014

Ending the cycle of violence against women

  One quarter of adolescent girls have been victims of physical violence since the age of 15 One in three adolescent girls has suffered violence committed by her husband or her partner. Startling... Read more

11 October 2013

UNFPA’s support to the well-being of women and girl’s in Sri Lanka receives recognition

Mr. Alain Sibenaler, UNFPA Representative, receives the award appreciation from Madam Shiranthi Rajapakse, First Lady of Sri Lanka in the presence of Hon. Minister of Women Development and Child... Read more

13 August 2011

Debate Competition Highlights Sexual and Reproductive Health Needs of Sri Lankan Youth

COLOMBO – The first nationwide youth led debate competition on adolescent sexual and reproductive health (ASRH) was recently held in the Sri Lankan capital in celebration of the International Year of... Read more