Founding members

The Netherlands – Sri Lanka (Ceylon) Foundation was incorporated on 30 January 1976, by passing of a notary act by Mr. Johann B.A.M. de Haan, Notary Public in The Hague.

The following were the founding members:

Prof. Ir Lodovicus J. Mosterman, Delft

Mr Evert Jongens, Head of International Education NUFFIC, The Hague

Dr Willem H. Van den Berge. Member, The Council of State (Raad van State), The Hague

Dr Igle Ponner, Head of Education, Royal Tropical Institute (KIT), Amsterdam

Drs Henricus F.W. Roothaert, Director Hotelplan, Oisterwijk, North Brabant.

Mr  Frans H. Tunnissen, Director Unesco Centre, Amsterdam.