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Message by UN Resident Coordinator a.i. on Floods and Landslides in Sri Lanka

Posted on: 19 / 05 / 2016

“We at the United Nations share our deepest condolences with the families of victims and missing persons due to the floods and landslides around the island. Our thoughts and prayers are with the people of Sri Lanka.

At this moment in need, it is heartwarming to see the government, non-government, UN, private sector, media, and individuals coming together as one to coordinate relief to those affected.

The United Nations Family stands ready to support the Government of Sri Lanka and all concerned in coordinated rescue efforts to respond to and meet the needs of all affected communities.”