Baku Forum 2017
Hon. Arundika Fernando, Deputy Minister of Tourism Development and Chris- tian Religious Affairs is representing the ‘4th World Forum on Intercultural Di- alogue’ on behalf of the Government of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka. Hon. Fernando is a Member of Parliament in the Parliament of Sri Lanka since 2010. As the Deputy Minister of Tourism Development and Christian Religious Affairs, he holds the responsibility over the development of tourism sector in Sri Lanka including identification of potential areas, policy preparing and implementation through national institutions. Hon. Deputy Minister com- menced his political career in 2004 by electing to the North Western Provincial Council as a provincial council member. In 2009, he was appointed as the Minis- ter for Roads, Housing, Electricity and Fisheries of the North Western Provincial Council. Hon. Deputy Minster holds a Bsc Degree in Airline Management.