Sept 23, Colombo: The 12th General Assembly of the Asian Forum of Parliamentarians on Population and Development (AFPPD) will be held in Colombo next month.
The meeting will be held on 7-9 October under the theme "Engaging Parliamentarians, Pursuing Human Development".
Chairman of the Sri Lanka Forum for Parliamentarians on Population and Sustainable Development (SLPPD) Minister S.B. Dissanayake announced that 90 members of parliament in Asian countries with associating officials will take part in the conference.
The inaugural session of the forum will be held under the patronage of Speaker of Sri Lanka parliament Karu Jayasuriya at the parliamentary complex.