Sri Lankan Diplomat Sarath Kongahage has been appointed as the new President of the ‘Diplomatic Council’, an international non governmental think tank based in Hague, Nertherlands.
The global think tank with a membership of more than 2500 members consisting of diplomats, business personalities, sports and cultural etc. is aimed at encouraging international relations among the people, following the principles of the charter of the United Nations Organizations.
“Ambassador Sarrath Kongahage is the first Sri Lankan Ambassador to hold the stewardship of the prestigious Diplomatic Council”, added a statement issued by the Sri Lankan Embassy in Germany.
“The respect of human rights and the fundamental freedom of people without differentiation of races, gender or religion should be cultivated and strengthened. This is what the Diplomatic Council stands for”, Kongahage has said after being chosen to lead the Diplomatic Council.
Sarath Kongahage currently serves as the Sri Lanka Ambassador to Germany.
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