28.1 C
Thursday, September 28, 2023

SL wants university on climate change


Share post:

Colombo: Sri Lankan President Ranil Wickremesinghe has proposed to establish an International University on Climate Change in his country with the support of the Asian Development Bank (ADB).

Wickremesinghe made the proposal during a meeting with ADB President Masatsugu Asakawa at the ADB headquarters in Manila on Friday, The Island newspaper reported.

Wickremesinghe also expressed his gratitude to the ADB for the emergency assistance provided to Sri Lanka in the past and discussed the importance of further strengthening the relationship between Colombo and the ADB.

Related articles

District court rejects application to stop ASI survey of Gyanvapi complex

Varanasi: The Varanasi District Court on Thursday rejected an application moved by the Anjuman Intezamia Masajid Committee to...

Stakeholders in Tourism Sector need to focus more on developing infrastructure: Kerala FM

Thiruvananthapuram:Considering the immense scope of Kerala’s tourism industry to contribute more revenue to the state, the stakeholders in...

Majority of US voters oppose Biden impeachment hearings in Congress – Poll

Washington: Slightly over half of American voters oppose a congressional impeachment inquiry into President Joe Biden, a national...

Asiad equestrian: Anush Agarwalla wins another medal for India

Hangzhou: India's Anush Agarwalla won the individual dressage bronze medal in equestrian at the Asian Games 2023 here...