The Association of Professional Sri Lankans (APSL) in the UK in collaboration with the Letchworth Dhamma Nikethanaya Buddhist Academy will be conducting the next discussion of the ‘Living in the UK/Sri Lankan Cultural Values’ series on Saturday, 13th March 2021, 5pm – 6.45pm via Zoom. Panel Discussion moderated by Mr. Rohan De Alwis – (Past President) […]
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APSL We Sri Lanka has now launched a new webinar series. The inaugural webinar was held on Sat, 30th January, featuring eminent US lawyer George R Willy, titled ‘An Anatomy of a Sri Lankan Reconciliation’. George has advised the Clinton and Obama administrations on immigration law in relation to South Asia. He is a TV and […]
Webinar on “Next Generation Graded Bandgap Multi-Layer Solar Cells” by APSL past president Prof. I.M. Dharmadasa. Time: Feb 22, 2021 03:00 PM Mumbai, Kolkata, New Delhi (09:30 AM GMT) Join Zoom Meeting https://learn.zoom.us/j/7763810837?pwd=OUVPMC8ySkdiQ29CMHBPUko3dkZ3UT09 Meeting ID: 776 381 0837 Passcode: 8u=9e7FU
Sarath Wijesinghe and I. M. Dharmadasa In the era of solar revolution taking place, solar roofs are mushrooming round the globe. In Sri Lanka also, solar roofs are becoming popular and the aim of this article is to provide real data to help the Sri Lankan community to understand the value of these projects. This […]
Register now for the first event of the APSL We Sri Lanka webinar series focused on promoting peaceful co-existence and sustainable development in Sri Lanka will be held on Saturday 30th January 2021 at 3.00pm GMT. The webinar presentation will be delivered by Mr. George Willy, an eminent immigration lawyer in the US and moderated […]
Dear all, This year was another highly productive year for APSL despite many challenges. We continued to grow the initiatives from last year and improved our community engagement both in the UK and Sri Lanka. The Scholarship Scheme, one of the most successful programmes of APSL marked its 5th Anniversary in 2019 and currently supporting […]
Wishing you and your families a Merry Christmas and a happy and relaxing holiday season!
It is with great sadness that APSL announce the death of one of our former Vice Presidents and Executive Committee Member, Mrs. Shiranee Joseph De Saram, on 16 December 2020. She was a Specialist Speech Language Pathologist with over 40 years of experience in Sri Lanka and in the UK. She served as a Specialist […]
APSL donated library furniture, books, musical instruments and sports equipment to Maliyadhdha Primary School, Meepanawa, Udupussellawa through the Florence De Silva Fund. On behalf of APSL, we would like to thank Dr Kaveesha Gunathilaka, Medical officer in charge, Primary care unit, Rupha, Nuwaraeliya for her kind coordination and dedication towards the project.
Covid-19 has made the year 2020 particularly hard for the poor and vulnerable families in Sri Lanka. Due to the severe economic downturn, hotel workers, tourist guides, cab and Tuk-tuk drivers, factory workers and immigrant workers in the Middle East lost their jobs. Also, day-wage earners struggled to earn during the lockdowns. With little or […]