GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF GREEN CROSS INTERNATIONAL 2007
2007 The Biennial General Conference of Green Cross International was held from 5 to 7 October in New Orleans, USA. It was attended by Chief Adviser Jeewan Kumaranatunga and President of Green Cross Sri Lanka Jagath Seneviratne.
This occasion was a great help to Green Cross Sri Lanka as participants were able to observe the devastation caused to the people of New Orleans by Hurricane Katrina. Mikhail Gorbachev and other eminent officials of Green Cross International was afforded and to associate with the distinguished invitees of GCNO of other countries.
Green Cross Sri Lanka was established as the 29th member of Green Cross family on 16th of September 2005 after signing the Memorandum of Understanding by Hon. Shoo Iwasaki ,President of Green Cross Japan on behalf of Green Cross International and on behalf of Sri Lanka by Dr. Jagath Seneviratne as the Charter President of Green Cross Sri Lanka, Former Lecturer in the Japanese Language unit, University of Sri Jayewardenepura.