SRI LANKA FLOODS SITUATION REPORT

The heavy pre-monsoon rains in Sri Lanka from 20 th to 26 th May, 2018 have claimed the lives of over 25 people and rendered 174,310 persons homeless in 20 Districts, as at today, according to statistics of the Ministry of Disaster Management. Water levels of the main rivers and reservoirs have risen drastically resulting in the reservoirs gates being opened...

Annual General Meeting – 2018 (AGM)

Annual General Meeting – 2018 (AGM)

Mar 20, 2018

The 68th Annual General Meeting of the Association will be held on Sunday 25th March 2018. The venue will be the National Office of the Association at Panadura.  The AGM will as usual, commence sharp at 11.00 hours. All Special Life, Life and other members who are not in arrears of their subscriptions of the Year 2018 are cordially invited to be...

National Observance of the United Nations Day – 2017

National Observance of the United Nations Day – 2017

Nov 6, 2017

United Nations Association of Sri Lanka conducted the National Observance of the 72nd United Nations Day at a function at the Bishop’s College Auditorium Colombo 03 on 22nd October 2017 with the distinguished participation of Brigadier General Granville Elapata,vsv Brigadier General of  Sri Lankan Army as the chief guest. Members of the Diplomatic corps and Dr...

UNA NEWS LETTER -January- June 2017

UNA NEWS LETTER -January- June 2017

Aug 14, 2017

Climate Change and Global Warming -Paris Agreement in turmoil The Paris Agreement on Global Warming and Climate Change which was adopted in December 2015 with nearly 150 countries ratifying the agreement, is in turmoil due to United States indicating its intention to withdraw from the agreement. This agreement was ratified by President Obama in December 2015....

WFUNA Youth Seminar in Kuala Lumpur

WFUNA Youth Seminar in Kuala Lumpur

Dec 21, 2016

The 5th WFUNA Youth Seminar was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 30th November, to 3rd December, 2016 hosted by the United Nations Association of Malaysia. It was well attended by Youth participants from the WFUNA Youth Network, namely the United Nations Associations and the United Nations Youth Associations from around the world.  This Youth Seminar focused...

VISIT OF UNA SRI LANKA DELEGATION TO MALAYSIA

VISIT OF UNA SRI LANKA DELEGATION TO MALAYSIA

Nov 21, 2016

Deputy Executive Chairman of the United Nations Association of Sri Lanka, HRH Prince Dato Seri Deshakeerthi Ambassador, Dr. M.M.M. Rushanudeen JP (W/I), recently visited Malaysia on the invitation of Government of Malaysia for a Matrade B2B meeting and IGEM 2016. Rushanudeen was conferred the title of HRH PRINCE DATO SERI – AMBASSADOR  DR. by the Maharaja King...