Peacebuilding Priority Plan

To guide wider and longer term support for peacebuilding, the UN and the Government have finalised a Peacebuilding Priority Plan (PPP) in close consultation with civil society and development partners. Informed by a Peacebuilding Context Assessment, the PPP will be a common framework, through which the UN and other development partners can align their support against nationally identified priorities, and in so doing ensure a coordinated approach. The framework identifies key strategic priorities in the areas of i) transitional justice; ii) reconciliation; iii) good governance; and iv) resettlement and durable solutions, whilst also including a strong focus on gender and youth.

Key Documents

Notice Board

Notice Board

21 / 11 / 2017

Presentation by Sec-Gen of SCRM @ UN Peacebuilding Commission: Download Here

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20 / 11 / 2017

Sri Lanka Govt presents progress at the UN Peacebuilding Commission today

07 / 11 / 2017

3 Key Points about Peacebuilding: ASG’s message @Asia Conference on Peacebuilding

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23 / 10 / 2017

Full statement by Pablo de Greiff, UN Special Rapporteur on TJ: Oct 2017, Sri…

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21 / 09 / 2017

UN Resident Coordinator’s message on International Day of Peace: Read

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Consultation & Key Events

Projects

NEWS

11 / 11 / 2018

Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on developments in Sri Lanka

The Secretary-General learned with concern of President Maithripala Sirisena’s decision to dissolve Sri Lanka’s parliament and move to new parliamentary elections on 5 January 2019.

11 / 02 / 2018

Readout of the Secretary-General’s phone call with H.E. Mr. Maithripala Sirisena, President of Sri Lanka

The Secretary-General spoke by telephone with H.E. Mr. Maithripala Sirisena, President of Sri Lanka, on 1 November. He emphasized the Government’s responsibility to ensure peace, security and respect for the rule of law. The Secretary-General urged the President to revert to Parliamentary procedures and allow the Parliament to vote as soon as possible. He encouraged the Government to uphold its earlier commitments to human rights, justice and reconciliation, in line with Human Rights Council resolutions.

10 / 31 / 2018

Statement on the UN Resident Coordinator’s meeting with H.E. the President of Sri Lanka

Meeting with H.E Maithripala Sirisena today, The United Nations Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in Sri Lanka, Ms. Hanaa Singer reiterated the United Nations Secretary-General’s message on safeguarding democratic values & importance of fulfilling international commitments including HRC Resolution, and that the United Nations stands ready to continue its cooperation & support in this regard.