A Multistakeholder Consultation in Colombo organised by the EU’s SWITCH-Asia SCP Facility focused on stakeholders, building awareness on SCP, and determining priorities, especially within the context of Sri Lanka’s strategy to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Joint statement by EU High Representative Federica Mogherini and UN Special Representative for Children and Armed Conflict Virginia Gamba on the occasion of the International Day against the Use of Child Soldiers
Every girl and woman has the right to live a life free of violence and pain. And yet, more than 200 million women and girls across the world have been forced to undergo the painful and traumatic practice of Female Genital Mutilation, including 500,000 living in Europe. Millions more girls are at risk of being cut: 68 million girls in 25 countries by 2030.
The Ministry of Environment of the Republic of the Maldives and the SWITCH-Asia Sustainable Consumption and Production Facility, supported by the Delegation of the European Union to Sri Lanka and the Maldives (EU), organised Multistakeholder Consultations on Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP) on 29 January 2019.