President Maithripala Sirisena who is in India to participate in the BRICS Outreach Summit held bilateral discussion with the Indian Premier Narendra Modi at the Taj Exotica Hotel in Goa on Oct. 16. Prime Minister Modi who warmly welcomed President Sirisena stated...
Remarks by Hon. Mangala Samaraweera, MP, Minister of Foreign Affairs Launch of Civil Society Network Joint Alternative Report to the Committee Against Torture Lakshman Kadirgamar Institute (LKIIRS), 13 October 2016 අශෝක් ස්ටීවන් පූජකතුමනි, රයිට් ටු ලයිෆ් සංවිධානයේ ෆිලිප් දිසානායක මහතා ප්රමුඛ මූලාසනයේ සිටින...
The UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filipo Grandi, has said the UNHCR “will continue to work on, the return of those Sri Lankans that wants to return, solutions for internally displaced people...
Director General of the World Health Organsiation Dr. Margaret Chan commended the efforts made by the President Maithripala Sirisena in his capacity as the former Minister of Health in advancing...
Sri Lanka as the current Chair of the Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development, is committed to see expedited transformation into sustainable development. In our own country, a National...
Please find attached the full statement of the Government of Sri Lanka delivered by Ambassador Ravinatha Aryasinha, Sri Lanka's Permanent Representative to the UN in Geneva and the Leader of the...
List of former Ambassadors/Permanent Representatives to the United Nations in Geneva
Date of Presentation of
Date of relinquishing of
|Ms. Tamara Kunanayakam||9 August 2011||17 July 2012|
|Mrs. Kshenuka Seneviratne||17 November 2009||7 July 2011|
|Dr. Dayan Jayatilleka||6 June 2007||23 Aug 2009|
|Mrs. Sarala Fernando||15 January 2004||30 May 2007|
|Mr. Prasad Kariyawasam||22 January 2001||03 January 2004|
|Mr. H.M.G.S. Palihakkara||8 January 1998||14 January 2001|
|Mr. B.A.B. Gunatilleke||9 July 1992||28 November 1997|
|Dr. W. Rasaputram||28 July 1989||16 June 1992|
|Mr. D. E. N. Rodrigo||17 July 1987||30 June 1989|
|Mr. Jayantha Bandara Dhanapala||5 January 1984||30 June 1987|
|Mr. Alexander Tissa Jayakoddy||29 May 1981||30 December 1983|
|Mr. Ignatius Benedict Fonseka||11 July 1978||16 January 1981|
|Mr. W S L de Alwis||26 November 1974||1 June 1978|
|Mr. A Pathmarajah||2 July 1970||20 August 1974|
|Mr. Y R Yogasunderam||1 December 1967||28 June 1970|
|Mr. R C S Koelmeyer||23 June 1965 -||15 November 1967|