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UNDP Not Closing, Despite Misleading Reports

Jul 9, 2010 2:01:24 AM - thesundayleader.lk

Though a UN press release connected the closing of a UNDP Regional Office to the protests outside their compound, the office is actually not inside the compound and the closing has been planned for over a year. From UNDP sources, the Sunday Leader confirmed that this UNDP office is actually on Independence Avenue and that most functions and staff have already been relocated to Bangkok or laid off. The main UNDP office in the UN compound does and will remain though most staff are currently working from home.

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