COLOMBO DEVELOPMENT DIALOGUES 3
Refugees, Asylum-seekers and the 2030 Agenda
Friday, 5 April 2019
Panelists: Menique Amarasinghe (Head of National Office, UNHCR Sri Lanka), Ravinatha Aryasinha (Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs), Susan Bird (Senior Regional Livelihoods Officer, UNHCR) and Christopher Smith (Independent Researcher).
Discussants included Ms Chandrika Karunaratna (Senior Technical Specialist – Rule of Law, Access to Justice & Human Rights, UNDP), Mr Asan Saleem (Senior Programme Manager, Muslim Aid Sri Lanka Field Office), Mr Prasad De Silva (Assistant Director General, Employers' Federation of Ceylon), Mr Tony Seniwiratne (Senior Advisor, ZOA Sri Lanka) and Ms Namini Wijedasa (Assistant Editor, The Sunday Times).
The Dialogue was moderated by Dr Nilanjan Sarkar, Deputy Director, South Asia Centre.
This event is in collaboration with UNDP Sri Lanka.
Watch the Facebook Live video here.