The visit of Your Holiness gives me an opportunity to receive your blessings as I commence my term of office, said President Maithripala Sirisena welcoming the Holy Father at Bandaranaike International Airport this morning (Jan. 13). The President, wishing...
His Holiness Pope Francis arrived at the Bandaranaike International Airport this morning (Jan. 13). The Holy Father was welcomed by President Maithripala Sirisena. The special aircraft carrying Pope Francis and the Papal delegation touched down at the...
The ceremonial opening of the Buddhist Centre in the “House of Religion” in Bern , Switzerland was held on 14th December 2014, following the opening of the “House of Religion”, which is an...
Sri Lanka's Permanent Representative to the UN in Geneva Ambassador Ravinatha Aryasinha has said, in implementing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the Global South must continue to reflect...
Sri Lanka pledged a voluntary contribution of 10,000 US$ towards the UNHCR Global Appeal 2015 at the UNHCR Pledging Conference held on 09th December 2015. The Global Appeal 2015 Update by the UNHCR...
Ambassador Ravinatha Aryasinha met Archbishop Dominique Mamberti, the Secretary for Relations with States of the Holy See at a luncheon meeting on 6th December 2014 in Bern. The luncheon meeting...
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 -|