2014-01-01

Healthy Sri Lanka website

The website www.healthysrilanka.lk was launched by
His Excellency the President Mahinda Rajapaksa on 29th December 2013.
Empowering People for a Healthier Nation. The www.healthysrilanka.lk is a web site developed by Government Medical Officers’ Association of Sri Lanka in collaboration with Ministry of Health, Sri Lanka & Ministry of Finance and Planning, Sri Lanka. The objective of creating this website according to GMOA is,
Sri Lanka has advanced a great deal comparative to other middle income countries in relation to health indicators. Yet there is room for improvement as far as some nutritional parameters are concerned. In recognizing this need, the “Healthy Sri Lanka” initiative, a collaborative effort to deliver authentic health messages with emphasis on nutrition, is launched as a timely intervention to uphold the nutritional status of the population.1
The Healthy Sri Lanka website was launched by His Excellency the President Mahinda Rajapaksa on 29th December 2013 at Sri Sambodhi Viharaya, Gregory's Road, Colombo 7.
The event was widely covered by the media,