The remains of Dr. Gamani Corea will be at his residence at Horton Lodge, Horton Place, Colombo, Sri Lanka on Sunday 3rd November 2013. His funeral will be at the Colombo Crematorium – Kanatte at 4 p.m. on Monday 4th November 2013. Prior to this there will be a service at Horton Lodge.
Dr.Corea was Chairman of the United Nations General Assembly: Ad Hoc Committee of the Whole on an International Development Strategy for the Fourth Development Decade, (1989–90). He was an Honorary Fellow of Corpus Christi College, University of Cambridge and Honorary Fellow, Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex, he was also Chancellor of the Open University of Sri Lanka.
Please see the newspapers in Sri Lanka on Monday 4th November 2013 for full details of Dr. Gamani Corea’s funeral.
Please see the UNCTAD website on information about Dr. Gamani Corea: