Sri Lanka

Official Website 

  • The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health- COVID-19
    The department is working to promote health and quality of life by preventing and controlling diseases, injury, and disability. They are developing risk communications material for the prevention of COVID-19 (English). 
  • The Health Promotion Bureau COVID-19 Tracker
    The bureau provides the latest national updates. This information includes the total number of cases, deaths, those who have recovered and been discharged from the hospital, and the total number of deaths. 

Reports & Guidelines 

  • Economic and Poverty Impact of COVID-19: Sri Lanka development update 2021
    The publication analyzes key developments over the past 12 months in Sri Lanka’s economy, places these in a longer-term and global context, and updates the outlook for Sri Lanka’s economy. It also provides a more in-depth examination of selected economic and policy issues. The report is targeted at a wide audience that includes policymakers, business leaders, financial market participants, think tanks, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), and the community of analysts, and professionals interested in the evolving economy (English).

Infographics & Posters 

  • Defeat Corona
    The leaflet explains a wide range of COVID-19 measures that one should undertake to overcome the coronavirus (English). 
  • How to Prevent from New Coronavirus
    The poster contains basic guidelines on the prevention of the coronavirus (Sinhala).

  • Home Quarantine
    The leaflet provides insights into home quarantine and some of the guidance required to ensure that it is implemented effectively (English, Sinhala & Tamil).
  • How to Wear Masks Properly
    The poster contains basic guidelines about wearing masks properly (Sinhala).

  • Let’s Wash Hands and Save Lives
    The poster indicates the guidelines for washing hands (Sinhala).


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