An awareness session on the United Nation’s Agenda in 2030 for Sustainable Development Goals was held on 22.03.2017 in Committee Room No. 01 of Parliament under the patronage of the Hon. Prime Minister, Ranil Wickramasinghe, for all the Members of Parliament. Hon. Deputy Speaker, Thilanga Sumathipala, briefed on the objective of the Session and the Hon. Prime Minister briefed on the importance of sustainable development and the pathway of the country to achieve the goals.
Further, Hon. Speaker, Karu Jayasuriya, and Hon. Minister of Sustainable Development and Wildlife, Gamini Jayawickrama Perera, also briefed on the importance of the Select Committee on United Nation’s Agenda in 2030 for Sustainable Development Goals.