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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…

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…

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…

Former Secretary General 84th Birth Anniversary

84th Birth Anniversary of late Mr. Kumaran Fernando, the founder of Kumaran Fernando Foundation and the ex-Secretary General of United Nations Association of Sri Lanka (UNASL) who served for a long period was commemorated on August 5th 2017. On this day an “Eye Clinic” was set up and one hundred over pairs of spectacles were distributed free amongst the under-…

UNA China delegation meet State Minister of Foreign Affairs

The delegation from the United Nations Association China visited Sri Lanka and met State Minister of Foreign Affairs Vasantha Senanayake at his ministry recently. The President of UNA China Lu Shumin, Vice President and Director General Zhang Dan, Deputy Director Zhang Yi, and You Bai Shun with Deputy Executive Chairman M.M.M. Rushanudeen and the Secretary…

WFUNA Youth Seminar in Kuala Lumpur

The 5th WFUNA Youth Seminar was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 30th November, to 3rd December, 2016 hosted by the United Nations Association of Malaysia. It was well attended by Youth participants from the WFUNA Youth Network, namely the United Nations Associations and the United Nations Youth Associations from around the world.  This Youth Seminar focused…

UN Secretary-General H.E. Ban Ki-moon’s visit to Sri Lanka

H.E. Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations, paid an official visit to Sri Lanka from 31 st August to 2 nd September, 2016, on the invitation of the Sri Lankan Government and his visit was co-ordinated by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in collaboration with the United Nations Office in Colombo. During his brief visit, he held talks with the Sri…

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