Foreign Ministry to recruit a new batch of Foreign Service Officers
In 2007, the Ministry recruited a batch of 10 to the Sri Lanka Foreign Service who are currently deployed in various Divisions in the Ministry. With this latest recruitment, the SLFS cadre has been increased by 35 officers since 2007, which marks a 20% of overall increase in the cadre.
Since the assumption of duties as Foreign Minister, Minister Bogollagama has taken a special interest to enhance the professionalism of the Sri Lanka Foreign Service (SLFS) in order to meet the demands and challenges of the present day international relations, and to maintain its high standards of the Sri Lanka Foreign Service.
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
23 January 2009
FACETS OF SRI LANKA
(Photographs courtesy of AFP)