At the Annual “Clearing the Path” Gala 2016 organized by The Marshall Legacy Institute (MLI) of Washington D.C., Mine Detection Dog (MDD) Alvin and its handler Lance Corporal Nawarathne of the Sri Lanka Army Engineers Humanitarian Demining Unit, were...
Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera called for the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) to move into a new era of dynamism, when he addressed the 16th Council of Ministers Meeting (CoMM) of IORA held on 27th October 2016 in Bali, Indonesia. In his address,...
The permanent Mission of Sri Lanka to the United Nation in Geneva celebrated the 69th Anniversary of Independence on 4th February 2017 at the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) with...
An International Cooperation Agreement (ICA) to enhance scientific cooperation in High Energy Physics between the scientific community of Sri Lanka and the European Organization for Nuclear...
Switzerland, a co-chair of the UN intergovernmental consultations on the modalities for the process for adoption of the ‘Global Compact for safe, orderly and regular migration’, has commended the...
On 13 January 2017, the Colombo Process (CP) Member States signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the International Organization of Migration (IOM), operationalising a self-funding funding mechanism...
Public Holidays for Sri Lanka Mission in Geneva - 2017
|1.||04 February||Saturday||National Day of Sri Lanka|
|2.||14 April||Friday|| Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day
|3.||17 April||Monday||Easter Monday|
|4.||10 May||Wednesday||Vesak Full Moon Poya Day|
|5.|| 25 May
|6.||5 June||Monday||Whit Monday|
|7.||26 June||Monday||Eid-Ul-Fitr (Ramazan Festival Day)|
|8.||01 August||Tuesday||Swiss National Day|
|9.||01 September||Friday||Eid al-Adha|
|10.||7 September||Thursday||Jeune Genevois|
|11||18 October||Wednesday||Deepavali Festival Day|
|12||25 December||Monday||Christmas Day|