Daily News Online
 

Wednesday, 19 August 2009

News Bar »

News: No one above law - President ...        Political: Local Government Symposium ...       Business: Interest rates continue to drop ...        Sports: Shelly-Ann just short of Jones’ WC record ...

Home

 | SHARE MARKET  | EXCHANGE RATE  | TRADING  | SUPPLEMENTS  | PICTURE GALLERY  | ARCHIVES | 

dailynews
 ONLINE


OTHER PUBLICATIONS


OTHER LINKS

Marriage Proposals
Classified
Government Gazette

Local Government Symposium

The Local Government National Symposium 2009 will take place at the BMICH today and tomorrow with the participation of 330 local authorities and provincial councils, local government practitioners, academia and the corporate sector, a Local Government and Provincial Councils Ministry release said yesterday.

The symposium will be addressed by President Mahinda Rajapaksa on the closing day.

The themes at the symposium will be knowledge sharing, identification and dissemination of leading local government practices, policies, laws and by-laws related to local government bodies, inter-governmental and private-public partnerships, the private sector and civil society strengthening local bodies, the release stated. An eminent Indian expert on Local Government, former Minister of Panchayat Raj, Mani Shanker Aiyar will deliver the keynote address the first day.

Local Government and Provincial Councils Minister Janaka Bandara Tennakoon and Urban Development and Sacred Area Development Minister Dinesh Gunawardena will also address the symposium.

There will also be an exhibition featuring leading practices among local authorities at the symposium featuring leading practices of local authorities.

The Asia Foundation and Australian Agency for International Development are supporting the symposium and the corporate sector in supporting the exhibition, the release said.

(LdeS.)

 

EMAIL |   PRINTABLE VIEW | FEEDBACK

ANCL TENDER for CTP PLATES
www.lanka.info
www.apiwenuwenapi.co.uk
LANKAPUVATH - National News Agency of Sri Lanka
www.peaceinsrilanka.org
www.army.lk
www.news.lk
www.defence.lk
Donate Now | defence.lk

| News | Editorial | Business | Features | Political | Security | Sport | World | Letters | Obituaries |

Produced by Lake House Copyright © 2009 The Associated Newspapers of Ceylon Ltd.

Comments and suggestions to : Web Editor