The Minister of External Affairs, Professor G. L. Peiris on Tuesday, 4th November, met the Heads of Mission and Representatives of the main proponents of the Investigation on Sri Lanka by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) and the...
Several organizations and countries expressed their solidarity and offered assistance for the people affected by landslides in Haldemulla. The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) said the agency's humanitarian wings were on standby...
Sri Lanka's Permanent Representative to the UN in Geneva Ravinatha Aryasinha, has said Sri Lanka which took over the chair of the Colombo Process (CP) one year ago was of the view that if it were...
Hon. Lakshman Yapa Abeywardhana highlights the importance of private sector engagement in achieving Sustainable Development Goals Hon. Lakshman Yapa Abeywardhana, Minister of Investment Promotion...
Sri Lanka's Permanent Representative to the UN in Geneva and Leader of the Sri Lanka delegation to the Human Rights Committee Ambassador Ravinatha Aryasinha asked the Human Rights Committee to...
Sri Lanka has called on refugee receiving countries to expedite the processes of finalizing resettlement claims and to also assist UNHCR to enhance its resource capacity, in order to overcome...
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 -|