Statement made by H E Mr Mohan Pieris, Permanent Representative of Sri Lanka to the United Nations at the 13th Open-Ended Working Group on Ageing for the purpose of strengthening the protection of the human rights of older persons
On the sidelines of the 67th session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (CSW67), the Sri Lanka Mission in New York, in association with the Association of War Affected Women, the International Civil Society Action Network (ICAN) and Gender, Justice and Security Hub of the London School of Economics (LSE) hosted the event “Craft as a medium for peace building, building back better the societies in South Asia that women live, work, and belong to”.
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) .