Hirunews Logo
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
Sri+Lanka+highlights+peacebuilding+initiatives+at+UN+forum
Tuesday, 01 May 2018 - 16:38
Sri Lanka highlights peacebuilding initiatives at UN forum
570

Views
Sri Lanka’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador Rohan Perera highlights the initiatives undertaken by Sri Lanka on reconciliation and peacebuilding in the country.  
 
He was speaking at the High-Level Meeting on Peacebuilding and Sustaining Peace at the United Nations Headquarters recently.
 
Ambassador Perera emphasized the importance of prevention of conflicts, as reflected in the Secretary General’s Report on Peacebuilding and Sustaining Peace, as a factor that would save countless lives and resources that could otherwise be utilized for a country’s development.
 
He also stressed the importance of ensuring predictable and sustained funding for peacebuilding initiatives through the Peacebuilding Fund, which were crucial for reconciliation and peacebuilding efforts of countries such as Sri Lanka.
 
Dr. Perera highlighted the collaboration between Sri Lanka and the Peacebuilding Support Office, as an example of a fruitful partnership on peacebuilding between a Member State and the United Nations.
 
Sri Lanka’s efforts of engaging the Diaspora in peacebuilding initiatives was also highlighted.
Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
1,378 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
347 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
3,324 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
5,481 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
76 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
29,625 Views
Top