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Sri Lanka signs the D.C. Sustainability Pledge

October 6, 2016 at 7:19 pm

Demonstrating the Embassy’s support for the District of Columbia’s environmental and sustainability goals, Ambassador Prasad Kariyawasam joined over 62 Ambassadors and Embassy representatives on October...

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Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera represents Sri Lanka at the Our Ocean Conference 2016

September 16, 2016 at 2:46 pm

Participating at the Our Ocean Conference 2016, at the invitation of the US Secretary of State John Kerry, Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera, on 15 September,  outlined several commitments by Sri Lanka...

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Sri Lanka Parliament and U.S. House Democracy Partnership launch Collaboration Agreement

September 15, 2016 at 12:49 pm

The Sri Lanka Parliament and the House Democracy Partnership of the U.S. House of Representatives launched a Collaboration Agreement to strengthen partnership between the two legislatures today, 14 September,...

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SRI LANKA EXPANDS REPRESENTATION IN TEXAS – APPOINTS HONORARY CONSUL

August 21, 2016 at 11:36 pm

”Sri Lanka is reinvigorating its representation in the United States as the bilateral relations and people to people ties between the two nations are on an exponential growth trajectory” Sri...

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Statement on the Bill on the Office on Missing Persons tabled in Parliament by Hon. Mangala Samaraweera, Minister of Foreign Affairs: 11 August 2016

August 19, 2016 at 9:42 am

Statement on the Bill on the Office on Missing Persons tabled in Parliament by Hon. Mangala Samaraweera, Minister of Foreign Affairs, MP, on 11 August 2016 (PDF Text)  (Word Doc) (Sinhala Text: DOC; PDF....

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EXTENSION OF DEADLINE: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS ON RECONCILIATION MECHANISMS

July 26, 2016 at 4:31 pm

The Consultation Task Force on Reconciliation Mechanisms has informed that the deadline for submissions by diaspora organizations and individuals on the design of structures, processes and measures...

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