Sinhala  Tamil    Seperate    
SITE SEARCH  
  
 
Governtment of Sri Lanka
 
 
printer
 
 
 

NATIONAL RELIEF OPERATIONS UNIT ESTABLISHED

( Created date: 29-Dec-2004 )

President Chandrika Kumaratunga today established an apex body to assist and facilitate all disaster relief activities undertaken by the various Government and Non Governmental Organizations. This National Relief Operations Unit (NROU) will be chaired by the Secretary to the President. The Secretary to the Prime Minister and senior officials from the ministries of Health, Rehabilitation, Foreign Affairs, Education, Power & Energy, Highways, Justice and Housing will be members of this special Unit.

The NROU will be headquartered at the Presidential Secretariat and has already begun coordinating with the special UN team now in Sri Lanka to undertake a situation analysis and asses the needs of the people in the affected regions of the country.

The ten member UN team will also operate from the Presidential Secretariat and will report to the NROU their findings. The UN Team members will travel in small groups to the affected areas for their study.


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Disclaimer


The material presented on this website is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported license , which allows free use, distribution, and creation of derivatives, so long as the license is unchanged and clearly noted, and the original author is attributed. Some of the works on this server may contain live references (or links) to information created and maintained by other organizations, the accuracy for which we are not responsible.The views expressed in the material on this website are personal to the respective authors and do not necessarily reflect any official view.

animated gif
Processing Request
Please Wait...