The Permanent Mission of Sri Lanka in New York organized a virtual event to celebrate the first World Seagrass Day today (1 March 2023). This Day was designated through the adoption by consensus the General Assembly Resolution on World Seagrass Day sponsored by Sri Lanka, on 23 May 2022. This resolution was also cosponsored by 24 other member states.
The Permanent Mission of Sri Lanka to the United Nations in New York is pleased to invite you to a Virtual Meeting to commemorate “World Seagrass Day’ on 1st March 2023 from 10.30 am to 12.00pm (EST) .
The Permanent Mission of Sri Lanka in New York celebrated the 75th anniversary of the Independence Day of Sri Lanka, led by the Permanent Representative of Sri Lanka to the United Nations, Ambassador Mohan Pieiris, and staff of the Mission, and joined by many Sri Lankans living in the tri-state area.
Facilities have been provided to complete the arrival cards by foreigners coming to Sri Lanka and Departure cards by Sri Lankans leaving the country online with effect from 01-01-2023.