on 1st January, 2024
on 07th October, 2023
With align to World Habitat Day 2023 celebrations “Siyana children’s painting competition” was held on 07th October, 2023 at Gampaha Udugamipala Senarat Paranavitana National School. About 500 children from many schools across the island participated to this competition. Each participating child was given a set of painting equipment.
on 19th October, 2023
Conducting a scholarship workshop for grade five children on 19.10.2023 at the settlement of Kaduwela Boralugoda for 78 students . This was organized on the request of the Community Association.
The selection of the winners of the short video film competition conducted by the authority in conjunction with the World Habitat Day was done by a panel of experts today at the auditorium of the authority.
The Urban Settlement Development Authority (USDA),which was established in 2008 by Parliament Act No. 36 of 2008, is an institution functioning under the Ministry of Urban Development and Housing. The formulation of national policy in relation to urban settlement development and ensuring implementation of such policy, along with the provision of improvements to the living conditions of people in underserved settlements, are the interconnected twin objectives of the establishment of USDA.