US Says Partnerships With Sri Lanka Can Improve Lives Of People

Tuesday, 23 February 2016 - 12:18


The United States says partnerships with Sri Lanka can improve the lives of people in Sri Lanka.

Representatives from the Embassy of the United States of America and senior Sri Lankan officials presided at the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which will help dairy farmers in Polonnaruwa to increase their milk sales.

The Minister of Rural Economic Affairs P Harrison joined USAID Acting Mission Director Reed Aeschliman at the ceremony, where farmers also received equipment from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to help increase milk production, the US Embassy in Colombo stated today.