Making the biggest progress by a member country from its preceding ranking in the 2014 United Nations eGovernment Development Index (eGDI), Sri Lanka has advanced to the 74th position. At the preceding survey determining the eGDI which was in 2012 Sri...
Addressing a group of Colombo based Ambassadors on the recent disturbances, External Affairs Minister Prof. G.L. Peiris said that the events in its internal dimension was a direct attempt to alienate the Muslim community from the government while the...
Sri Lank told the Human Rights Council today (25 June 2014) that persons with disabilities in conflict-affected areas receive benefits from Government schemes including housing and livelihood...
Sri Lanka has called for implementation of the UNGA Resolutions regarding the inalienable rights of the Palestinian people to Statehood and the attainment of a two-State solution. Sri Lanka also...
Sri Lanka has strongly rejected the inference that the presence of the military contributes to the insecurity of women and girls in the former conflict-affected areas. Exercising a 'Right of Reply' with...
Sri Lanka today informed the Human Rights Council that prompt action had been taken by the government to bring back normalcy to Aluthgama and Beruwala, the areas affected by recent incidents of the...
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 Yogasundran|
|Mr. R C S Koelmeyer||23 June 1965 -|