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Permanent Representative of Sri Lanka to the United Nations

Permanent Representative of Sri Lanka to the United Nations
Incumbent
Palitha Kohona

since 25 August 2009
Style His Excellency
Appointer Mahinda Rajapaksa
Inaugural holder Sir Senerat Gunewardene
Formation 1955
Website Permanent Representative

The Permanent Representative of Sri Lanka to the United Nations is Sri Lanka's foremost diplomatic representative to the United Nations, and in charge of the Sri Lankan Mission to the United Nations. The position of permanent representative holds the equivalent rank to that of an Ambassador and entitles them to use the style His or Her Excellency.

Current Representative to the United Nations

As of 2012 the Permanent Representative was Palitha Kohona who assumed office in August 2008.

List of heads of mission

Permanent Representatives to the United Nations

External links

  • Sri Lankan Mission to the United Nations website
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