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  President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga was appointed the South Asian Director General of United Nation Children's Fund (UNICEF) in 2006. She was a participant of the Clinton Global Initiative in 2006. This initiative aims to decrease poverty, combat issues related to climate change, improve governance and use religion as a force for reconciliation in developing countries.
     
  Pakistani Foreign Minister Khurshid Mehmood Kasuri call on President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga of Sri Lanka in Islamabad on 2nd November 2006.
     
  Prime Minister of India, Dr. Manamohan Singh, meeting President Chandrika Kumaratunga at his official residence in New Delhi on June 2, 2005. President Kumaratunga conducted bilateral discussions of relevance with Prime Minister Dr. Manamohan Singh.
     
  President Chandrika Kumaratunga with Chief Executive Officer of the US Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) Paul Applegarth, at President’s House in Colombo on Tuesday, March 29
     
  A young Japanese Peace Ambassador greets President Chandrika Kumaratunga at the President’s House on Monday, March 28, 2005
     
`   President Chandrika Kumaratunga with retired Judge of the Supreme Court S. W. B. Wadugodapitiya. The President is seen inspecting the final report on matters relating to maintenance of law and order. Justice S.W.B. Wadugodapitiya functioned as the Chairman of the Presidential Commission. (August 02, 2004)
     
  President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga received a delegation led by Ven. Xue Cheng, Vice President and Secretary General All China Buddhist Society on July 28, 2004 at President’s House. Ven. Daranagama Kusaladhamma Thera, Chief Incumbent of Sambodhi Viharaya, Wijerama, Colombo and Mr. Zhang Weigno, Advisor attached to Chinese Embassy in Sri Lanka also joined the occasion.
     
  President Chandrika Kumaratunga in conversation with a visiting delegation from the World Monument Fund led by its President Ms. Bonnic Burnham when they called on her at President’s House on July 26, 2004. The World Monument Fund delegation is here to attend the first ever conference on Heritage Conservation in Colombo from July 28 to 31, 2004.
     
  Deputy Foreign Minister of the Republic of Iran Mohsen Aminzadeh meets President Chandrika Kumaratunga at President’s House, June 30, 2004. The Ambassador for the Republic of Iran and Secretary to the President also participated.
     
     
  President Chandrika Kumaratunga makes an offering of a robe at the Sri Maha Bodhi in Anuradhapura, December 1, 2003. The occasion was the installation of a gold plated gate at the sacred bodhi.
     
  President Kumaratunga greets visiting Nepal Prime Minister Surya Bahadur Thapa at President’s House on November 26, 2003.
     
  European Union External Affairs Chief Chris Patten called on President Chandrika Kumaratunga, November 25 2003, at President’s House.
     
  President Chandrika Kumaratunga presenting donations to victims of the recent floods in Ratnapura, after the opening of the Ratnapura district indoor stadium recently. Also in the picture is Sabaragamuwa district Chief Minister Mohan Ellawella.
     
  President Kumaratunga hosted farewell dinner at President’s House on 16 July in honour of the outgoing French Ambassador Mary France Pagnier.
     
  The Buddhist Publications Society commemorates the completion of 250 years since the establishment of “Upasampada” – Higher Ordination – and the establishment of the Shiyamopali Maha Nikaya in Sri Lanka, by launching the book “The Great Revival (Maha Punaryudaya) written by P.C. Ranatunga. Ven. Metthavihari Thera, the Executive Director of the Buddhist Publications Society presents the first copy of the book to President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga.
     
  Outgoing US Ambassador Ashley Wills called on President Kumaratunga on June 13, 2003.
     
  Pinning the first Ranaviru flag on President Chandrika Kumaratunga, for the Ranaviru flag week, May 29-June6, 2003.
     
  President Kumaratunga on Friday met with 52 Sri Lankan participants of the Future World Leaders Youth Summit prior their departure to Washington.
     
  Court of Appeal Justice Nissanka Kumara Udalagama taking oaths, as Acting President of the Court of Appeal of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka until he returns to the island, before President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga. Secretary to the President Mr.K.Balapatabendi is also in the picture. 
     
  President Chandrika Kumaratunga and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe enjoying a light moment at the 158th annual Prize Giving of Royal College, Colombo, 4th April 2003.
     
  The first issue of ‘Dinakara’, the official newspaper of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party, which was re-launched with a new look, is presented to the President by its editor Karunarathne Paranavithana.
     
  President Chandrika Kumaratunga making the Keynote Address at the inauguration of the Distance Learning Centre in Colombo on February 14, 2003.
     
  Medical assistance from the President’s Fund President Kumaratunga personally handed over cheques to several persons being assisted by the President’s Fund for medical treatment including heart surgery. Associated with the President on the occasion were senior officials of the President’s Fund, Additional Secretary Chitra Athurugiriya and Assistant Secretary and Accountant, Anusha Pelpita.
     
     
  Minister of State for Foreign Affairs of France calls on President The Minister of State for Foreign Affairs of France Renau Muselier called on President Chandrika Kumaratunga at President’s House, February 9, 2003.
     
  President in Mahiyangana President Kumaratunga presents a scholarship to a schoolgirl at a ceremony held to mark the eighth anniversary of President Kumaratunga’s Presidency, at the Mahiyangana National School.
Badulla District MP and Mahiyangana District SLFP Chief Organiser D.D.W. Wickremaratne and Badulla District MP Nimal Siripala de Silva are also in the picture.
     
  French Navy Commander calls on President The Commander in Chief of the Indian Ocean Maritime Zone of the French Navy, Rear Admiral Richard Wilmot-Roussel paid a courtesy call on President Chandrika Kumaratunga January 20 2003.
     
  Thai Pongal Celebrations at President’s House A Special Ceremony was held at President’s House to celebrate the Tamil Thai Pongal Festival. Picture shows a Tamil girl placing a ‘Pottu’ on the President Kumaratunga’s forehead.
     
  IMF Executive Director calls on President

IMF Executive Director Yaga V. Reddy called on President Kumaratunga at President’s House recently.
     
  President at Russian Cultural Performance President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga attended a Russian Cultural Performance January 13 at the Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall. Picture shows President Kumaratunga at the performance flanked by Member of Parliament and Leader of the National Unity Alliance, Mrs. Ferial Ashraff and Russian Ambassador Mikhail G. Karpov.
     
  World Bank Vice President meets President Kumaratunga A World Bank delegation led by Mieko Nishimizu, Vice President, South Asia Region met President January 13, 2003.
     
  Japanese Foreign Minister meets President President Kumaratunga warmly received Japanese Foreign Minister, Yoriko Kawaguchi at President’s House January 6, 2003.
     
  With Thailand’s Foreign Minister, Mr. Surakiart Sathirathi who paid a courtesy call on President Chandrika Kumaratunga.
     
  President Kumaratunga at the new children’s ward which she declared open on December 18, 2002 at the Maharagama Cancer Hospital.
     
  President Kumaratunga greets a Muslim delegation who called on her on December 16, 2002 at the end of the month of Ramzan.
     
  Meeting with Japanese Special Envoy Special envoy of the Japanese government, Mr. Yasushi Akashi paid a courtesy call on President Chandrika Kumaratunga on November 5, 2002.
The envoy arrived in Sri Lanka to look for opportunities to facilitate the ongoing peace process. He discussed the situation in the north and the east with the President. Yasushi Akashi is the former Under Secretary General of the United Nations on Humanitarian Affairs.
     
  Maj. Gen. Abdul Sattar Anbaree, Hon. Minister of State for Defence and National Security of the Maldives paid a courtesy call on President Chandrika Kumaratunga on Monday, 
October 28, 2002.
     
  A Bangladeshi Delegation headed by Bangladesh Minister of Industries Mr. M. K. Anwar paid a courtesy call on President Kumaratunga on Thursday (10.10.2002)
     
  The inauguration ceremony - National Remembrance Park in Kandy - 3rd October 2002.
Major General T. Paranagama, President of the Ex Servicemen’s Association pins the first poppy flower on Her Excellency the President. Major General Paranagama is flanked by the Minister of Defence Tilak Marapona on his right and to his left is Captain Partrick Jayasinghe, Secretary General of the Association.
     
  Mr. Kamal Morjane, UN Assistant High Commissioner for Refugees and Mr. Jean-Marie Fakhouri, UNHCR Director for Asia and the Pacific met President Chandrika Kumaratunga at President’s House, Wednesday August 14 2002. Mr. Gonzalo Vargas-Liosa, Executive Assistant to the Assistant High Commissioner, Mr. Neill Wright, UNHCR Representative in Sri Lanka, Ms. Anna Pelosi, Associate Protection Officer, UNHCR Colombo and Mr. Lakshaman Kadirgamar, Senior Advisor to the President also participated in the meeting.
     
  Susanthika Jayasinghe, Winner of two Gold Medals at the Fourteenth Asian Athletics Championships met President Kumaratunga at President’s House, Tuesday, August 13 2002.
     
  President Kumaratunga presenting a Certificate to Sudesh Pihilladeniya who was adjudged the best Thammatam (Drum) player at the conclusion of the Dalada Perahera, July 24. Looking on is Diyawadana Nilame Neranjan Wijeratne.
     
  The outgoing Bangladeshi High Commissioner Ashraf-Ud Doula paid a courtesy call on President Kumaratunga on Friday (12.07.2002)