Prime Minister of Sri Lanka addresses UN ocean conference


The UN Ocean Conference took place at UN headquarters in New York from 5 to 9 June 2017, coinciding with World Oceans Day (8 June).

Co-chaired by Fiji and Sweden, the Conference aims to support the implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14: Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development.

Ranil Wickremasinghe, Prime Minister of Sri Lanka, addressed the Ocean Conference.