Terrorist Attacks on Churches and Hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday

The United Nations Association of Sri Lanka vehemently condemn the brutal terrorist attack on the innocent Catholics, Churches and Hotels in Sri Lanka on this sacred Holy Easter Sunday, the day on which Christians celebrate the resurrection  of the Lord Jesus Christ. This inhuman act by heinous terrorist which has taken the valuable lives of several innocent...

69th Annual General Meeting – 2019

69th Annual General Meeting – 2019

Mar 28, 2019

69th Annual General Meeting of the United Nations Association was held on 23rd March, 2019 at the National Secretariat, 39/1, Cyril Jansz Mawatha, Panadura following hoisting the National Flag by Executive Chairman – Mr. M. M. Zawahir, the UN Flag by the Secretary General Mr. Errol G. Smith . About 100 members were present at the Annual General Meeting. The...

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....