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Sri Lanka Cultural Evening at the Berlin International Economic Congress 2013 on 7th March 2013

ICD01 siteFrom 6th to 10th March, the Berlin International Economics Congress 2013 organized by the renowned Institute of Cultural Diplomacy (ICD), an international organization with headquarters in Berlin with the focus on the promotion of international understanding by cultural exchange, took place under the motto of "Intercultural Relations, Youth Development Advancement, Environmental Responsibility & Ecotourism: Opportunities for Successful Nation Branding in the 21st Century". Keynote Speakers from all continents were discussing a better future for their countries and the world.

Media Release - Independence Day Celebrations in Berlin

DSC 1014 siteParallel to the 65th National Independence Day Celebration in Sri Lanka, Independence Day was ceremoniously celebrated on the 4th of February at the official residence of the Ambassador of Sri Lanka in Berlin, Germany. Sri Lankan Ambassador Sarrath Kongagage chaired the celebration. Sri Lankans from all communities, representatives of Sri Lankan organizations based in Germany and the Embassy staff participated at the occasion.

Media Release - Minister Mahinda Yapa Abeywardana participates at 5th Berlin Summit of Agriculture Ministers

P1040993 siteOn the invitation of the Federal Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection of the Federal Republic of Germany, Hon. Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena participated at the 05th Berlin Summit of Agriculture Ministers from 17th to 21st January 2013 in Berlin. For the third time Sri Lanka was represented at this annual event, which was attended by 80 Ministers of Agriculture from all around the world and this time focussing on the topic of responsible investment in agriculture. In his speech held in the Weltsaal at the Federal Foreign Office, the Minister thanked Ilse Aigner, Federal Minister of Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection, for the invitation extended to him to represent Sri Lanka at this summit.

Media Release - Sewalanka Chairman speaks at 50th Anniversary of Welthungerhilfe

Navaratne1 siteOn the invitation of Welthungerhilfe, a non-denominational and politically independent, non-profit-making and non-governmental aid agency working in the field of development cooperation and emergency relief aid founded in 1962 by then German Federal President Heinrich Lübke, the Chairman of the Sewalanka Foundation of Sri Lanka, Mr. Harsha Navaratne participated at the 50th anniversary of the organization. The event was held under the patronage of president of Germany His Excellency Joachim Gauck. The Federal Foreign Minister of Germany and other dignitaries were also present at the event.