Department of Demography Commemorates World Population Day 2023
The Department of Demography in collaboration with UNFPA and the Population Association of Sri Lanka, organized an event to commemorate World Population Day which falls on 11th July each year. This programme was conducted at the New Arts Theater on 11th July 2023 from 8.30 am to 10.00 am. This year, the Department of Demography marks its 50th Anniversary and the World Population Day Celebration 2023 was organized as one of the events included in the Anniversary Celebration event series. Accordingly, it was conducted under the theme “Unleashing the Power of Gender Equality: Uplifting the Voices of Women and Girls to Unlock Our World’s Infinite Possibilities”.