Hirunews Logo
UN+Chief+talks+about+reconciliation+in+Galle+
Thursday, 01 September 2016 - 18:58
UN Chief talks about reconciliation in Galle
222

Shares
26,667

Views
The visiting UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon says that the youth should contribute in the effort to build reconciliation in the country.

He was speaking at a youth conference organized under the “Reconciliation and Coexistence: Role of Youth” in Galle this afternoon.

Addressing the gathering, the UN Chief noted that it’s important for the local youth to participate in the country’s sustainable development, peace and reconciliation building, and also stressed on the importance of secondary education and providing good employment opportunities.

Having concluded his address, the UN Secretary General signed into the covenant of commitment for peace.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Heavy snow across the globe
Friday, 13 January 2017 - 9:29
Many countries are experiencing heavy snow, foreign media states. The temperature in England, Scotland, North Ireland and Wales has hit minus 10 degrees... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
281 Views
707 Views
2,232 Views
1,527 Views
9,595 Views
44,340 Views
Top