SLFSA welcomes appointment of new Foreign Secy


The Sri Lanka Foreign Service Association (SLFSA) welcomed the appointment of Aruni Wijewardane, a member of the Sri Lanka Foreign Service, as the new Foreign Secretary.

Wijewardane brings to the position years of experience, both as a Sri Lanka Foreign Service Officer and a diplomat, serving her country at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and overseas as well as an international civil servant at the International Atomic Energy Agency.

“We are confident that Wijewardane’s understanding of international affairs and skills will inject new dynamism into the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and contribute to advancing Sri Lanka’s national interests,” the SLFSA said.

The SLFSA members said they look forward to working constructively with the new Foreign Secretary to strengthen the Foreign Service and the institution, and to help create a future that meets the needs and aspirations of all Sri Lankans.