A ceremony was held at Jubilee Hall Trincomalee on 24th September 2020 to officially launch the curriculum for training of guides and to recognize the contribution of tourism entrepreaunears to the industry. This ceremony was organized by the Skills for Inclusive Growth in collaboration with Eastern Province Tourism Bureau.
Hon Anuradha Yahampath Governor of Eastern Province and His Excellency David Holly High Commissioner of Australia to Sri Lanka graced the function as Chief Guests.26 Tour Guides were granted licenses while 06 Tourism Activity Groups formed in Trincomalee under Skills for Inclusive Growth demonstrated their products and services. The activities were implemented with the funding assistance made available under AUSAID Bi Lateral aid program
Mr Harry Prathab Chairman Eastern Province Tourism Bureau Mr David Ablett Team Leader for Skill for Inclusive Growth program and other officials participated in this event.