Category: Speeches

A special international award to President in recognition of his commitment on preventing CKDu in Sri Lanka

The International Society of Nephrology presented a special award to President Maithripala Sirisena  in recognition of his commitment and dedication on preventing the chronic kidney disease of unknown etiology (CKDu) in Sri Lanka.    The Secretary General of the International Society of Nephrology, Professor Mrs. Adheera Levin presented this award to the President at a…

We should win the construction sector by protecting environment – President

“Everybody should pay the attention on how far we can use our natural resources for the construction sector, with the challenges of the increase of population, geographical positions and the environmental resources”, says President Maithripala Sirisena. “Therefore, we should be ready to win the challenges of construction sector by protecting the environment”, he emphasized. The…

President emphasizes the need for a national policy for disabled children

President Maithripala Sirisena says he would make the required institutional and constitutional background to draft a national education policy for disabled children and to avoid defects in operating of international charters and agreements on the persons with disabilities and to ensure their will not face .  The President was speaking at the celebration of the…