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World Federation of United Nations Associations 42nd Plenary Assembly

The 42nd Plenary Assembly of World Federation of United Nations Associations (WFUNA) was held in Punta Cana,  Dominican Republic from 17th to 21st October, 2018. The Deputy Executive Chairman, HRH Prince, Dato Seri, Ambassador, Deshakeerthi, Dr. Mohamed Marzook Mohamed Rushanudeen, J.P(WI), and his spouse Mrs. Mohamed Nizar Fathima Nazra Rushanudeen, Life…

World Environment Day 2019

WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY – 2019 “BEAT AIR POLLUTION” The United Nations “World Environment Day – 2019” was commemorated by the United Nations Association of Sri Lanka, with the distribution of 1000 Fruit Plants among Schools from Matara to Panadura on 4th June, 2019, culminating with a ceremony held at the National Secretariat of the United Nations Association in…

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 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…

Annual General Meeting (AGM) – 2019

The 69th Annual General Meeting of the Association will be held on Saturday 23rd  March 2019. 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 2019 are cordially invited to be…

UNA Newsletter – July – December 2018

WFUNA – 42nd Plenary Assembly 42nd Plenary Assembly of World Federation of United Nations Associations (WFUNA) was held in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic from 17th to 21st October, 2018. The Deputy Executive Chairman, HRH Prince, Dato Seri, Ambassador, Deshakeerthi, Dr. Mohamed Marzook Mohamed Rushanudeen, J.P(WI), and his spouse Mrs. Mohamed Nizar…

UNA NEWS LETTER – January – June 2018

68th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 2018 68th Annual General Meeting of the United Nations Association was held on 25th March, 2018 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 and the Peace Flag by Brigadier G.V….

Kofi Annan Obituary

Kofi Annan Secretary General of  United Nations passed away  aged 80  in Bern Switzerlznda few days ago. Born to a wealthy family in Kumasi in Ghana, he had his early education in Kumasi it self, and  completed his undergraduate studies in Minesota USA .  He completed is his graduate studies in Geneva Switzerland.  and also earned a Masters Degree  from 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 (AGM) – 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…

UNA NEWS LETTER – July – December 2017

National Observance of the 72nd United Nations Day 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 3 on 22nd of October 2017 with the distinguished participation of Brigadier Granville Elapatha as the Chief Guest, Dr. Shiran Deraniyagala, as the…