Thrust Area - 1 : Issuing guidelines and instructions to the agencies under the ministry.
- Updated guidelines and instruction.
Thrust Area - 2 : Co-ordination and monitoring of the activities of the agencies.
- Ensured Periodical monitoring of the agencies.
Thrust Area - 3 : Institutional capacity development and governance.
- Strengthened institutions with physical and human resources.
Thrust Area - 4 : Implementation of special development program.
- Improved small scale infrastructure facilities and community development.
According to the instruction given by Chief Secretary, Eastern Province a one day training programme on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) was conducted to the Local Authorities which comes under purview of Regional Assistant Commissioner of Local Government (RACLG), Trincomalee on 18.09.2018 at RACLG office conference hall at 9.00 a.m. Commissioner of Local Government-Eastern Province, Regional Assistant Commissioner of Local Government-Trincomalee, Director Planning from Chief Ministry and Senior Officials from Planning Secretariat were also presented at this programme. Chairman, Vice Chairman and Secretaries were participated at this training programme. Eng.A.S.Gowripalan who is a trained resource person on SDG was conducted the programme.
Sectoral progress review of the Chief Ministry was held on 10.09.2018 at 10.00 AM at Chief Ministry’s conference hall with the presiding of Mr. U.L.A Azeez, Secretary of Chief Ministry Eastern Province. Senior officials of Chief Ministry, Deputy Chief Secretary (Planning) and heads of the departments and other institutions which come under the purview of this ministry participated at this meeting and presented the progress of AIP 2018 and raised the issues faced during the implementation phase.
There was a detailed discussion on the progress of the works and issues faced by the implementing agencies. It was emphasized to expedite the implementation work and maintain the sustainability of the works for the benefit of the people.