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Korea provides relief goods for Flood Victims in Sri Lanka

The hand-over ceremony of emergency relief goods for recently flood affected people in Sri Lanka by the Government of the Republic of Korea was held at the Ministry of Disaster Management in Colombo on 22nd February 2011.

Attending the ceremony were the Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Sri Lanka, Dr. Choi Ki-Chul , the Minister of Disaster Management , Hon. Mahinda Amaraweera, Resident Representative of KOICA (Korea International Cooperation Agency), Secretary of the Ministry of Disaster Management and other officials. 

At the Ceremony, the Korean Ambassador delivered the 230 number of tents, 630 blankets, 1,980 cookware sets and 3,400 sleeping mats to the Minister of Disaster Management for the flood affected people's immediate recovery, and the Minister expressed his gratitude to the Ambassador for the such relief goods' donation.

In response to recent flooding in Sri Lanka with a view to easing sorrow and pain of flood affected people of Sri Lanka  and jointly addressing global climate change issues with Sri Lanka , the Korean Government has decided to provide such emergency relief goods, equivalent to 200,000 US Dollars, for affected people's recovery though KOICA

Along with this immediate relief assistance, the Korean Government is continuing its utmost effort to provide infrastructure building grants and technical cooperation programs in the areas of education and transportation, renewable energy infrastructure and environment, agriculture and ICT, and so on for sustainable development for the people of Sri Lanka through KOICA.
 
 

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