Annual Reports

ANNUAL REPORT 2005

The year under review has seen continuing instability as a consequence of the ethnic conflict in the North and East. The country has been recovering from the devastation caused by the tsunami in December 2004. Presidential elections were held on 17th November 2005 at the expiry of the term of office of the previous President. A new President and Cabinet of Ministers have been in office and a new policy document with a pro-poor orientation is being implemented.