The Annual Research Symposium of the Department of Demography, under the main theme of Population and Sustainable Development”, was held on 23rd November 2018, at Faculty of Arts, University of Colombo.

Sub-themes :

  • Fertility and Reproductive Health
  • Population and Development
  • Gender, Health and Poverty
  • Mortality and Morbidity
  • Migration and Urbanization
  • Population Aging and Long Term Care
  • Other Population related Issues

Ms. Ritsu Nacken, UNFPA Representative, Sri Lanka & Country Director, Maldives was the Chief Guest and Professor Wasantha Gunathunga, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo  delivered the Keynote Speech.