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Slideshow June 26, 2020

Looking back: Outgoing Country Director, Idah Z. Pswarayi-Riddihough’s engagement with Sri Lanka

During the past four years, the outgoing World Bank Country Director for Maldives, Nepal and Sri Lanka, Idah Z. Pswarayi-Riddihough was able to connect to people from the grassroots as well as with public and private sector partners. With her vibrant country team based in Colombo, she strengthened the World Bank's Sri Lanka partnerships further and worked hard to ensure that the country benefits from the Bank's technical advice and knowledge exchange. She also collaborated with the development community in Sri Lanka for sustainable growth. Here are 10 highlights of her journey.