The United Nations Children’s Fund will assist the government programme of uniting families that have been disintegrated due to the war.
The Sri Lankan government has launched a programme to hand over children, separated from their families to parents and guardians since 2009. The UNICEF has decided to extend full support to the progrmme launched centering the North and the East. So far nearly 45 children are handed over to their families. Search for the missing children is being continued.