President Maithripala Sirisena had bilateral discussions with President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta on 14th March 2019 during his visit to Nairobi, Kenya to attend fourth session of the UN Environment Assembly.
Different bilateral aspects were discussed during the meeting including of the implementation of collaborations entered between the two countries during the Kenyan Foreign Affairs Minister Monica Juma’s visit to Sri Lanka.
A brief meeting between President Maithripala Sirisena and the Prime Minister of Rwanda Edouard Ngirente, was also held in Nairobi.
Diplomatic relations between Sri Lanka and Kenya dates back to the year 1970. Both countries are members of the Commonwealth, the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM), IORA and G77.