“Let’s determine to rise as One Country – One Nation unhindered by divisions or disparities, but genuine peace and equality, and to build a drug-free, alcohol-free country in the New Year commencing today”, said President Maithripala Sirisena. I see the New...
This year, Sri Lankans come together to celebrate the Sinhala and Tamil New Year as a nation in which democracy reigns and human dignity is respected; where people of all ethnicities and religious backgrounds are free to rejoice during a season of...
A team of 7 inventors led by Dr. Mahesh Edirisinghe, Commissioner of Sri Lanka Inventors Commission (SLIC) participated at the recently concluded 44th International Inventors Exhibition held from...
Sri Lanka's Permanent Representative to the UN in Geneva, Ambassador Ravinatha Aryasinha said a IP system has a key role to play in supporting innovation and technology, which are essential...
Sri Lanka has cautioned that the potential military advantages of Lethal Autonomous Weapon Systems (LAWS) would risk proliferation and thereby lower the threshold of the rules of warfare,...
Professor Klaus Schwab, Chairman of the World Economic Forum and South Asia team leaders with members of the Sri Lanka delegation at the WEF Headquarters in Geneva Following the participation of Prime...
List of former Ambassadors/Permanent Representatives to the United Nations in Geneva
|Ms. Tamara Kunanayakam||August 2011 – June 2012|
|Mrs. Kshenuka Seneviratne||November 2009 – August 2011|
|Dr. Dayan Jayatilleka||June 2007 – October 2009|
|Mrs. Sarala Fernando||January 2004 – May 2007|
|Mr. Prasad Kariyawasam||January 2001 - December 2003|
|Mr. H.M.G.S. Palihakkara||December 1997 - December 2000|
|Mr. B.A.B. Gunatilleke||July 1992 – November 1997|
|Dr. W. Rasaputram|
|Mr. D. E. N. Rodrigo|
|Mr. Jayantha Bandara Dhanapala|
|Mr. Alexander Tissa Jayakoddy|
|Mr. Ignatius Benedict Fonseka|
|Mr. W S L de Alwis|
|Mr. A Pathmarajah|
|Mr. Y R Yogasunderam|
|Mr. R C S Koelmeyer||23 June 1965 -|