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Sustainability discourse will be launched tomorrow

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor August 5, 2018 19:22

Sustainability discourse will be launched tomorrow

Arrangements have been made to launch the Sustainability National Discourse tomorrow in Colombo under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena. During a media briefing today President’s Secretary Udaya R. Seneviratne said that they invited all groups in the society to study the document and submit their proposals. The Sustainability National Discourse which is implemented following the address of President Maithripala Sirisena at the UN in 2015 and according to the agreements reached with the UN in 2017, will be launched tomorrow. The President setup the Sustainable Development Council by forwarding the Sustainable Development Act, for the success of the program to take the country forward. A Ministry was established for the Sustainable Development. An intellectual committee representing various sectors was setup under the chairmanship of Nobel Prize Laureate Professor Mohan Munasinghe to prepare a framework to take forward the program. The sustainable development vision and its strategy is scheduled to be launched tomorrow. During the media briefing today the President’s Secretary said that they hope to implement the program after getting the approval of the Cabinet and the Parliament.

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor August 5, 2018 19:22