A ceremony to hand over the letters of appointment to newly appointed 65 Technical Assistants (Agriculture –Extension) of Department of Agriculture Eastern Province was held in T/Orr’s Hill Vivekananda College on 10th of October 2018. These agriculture extension officers will be deployed in all three districts of Eastern Province and will be involved in dissemination of improved technologies and agriculture practices among farmers leading to increased production and productivity.
Hon.Rohitha Bogollagama Governor of Eastern Province graced the function as the chief guest while Mr.D.M.S.Abayagunawardana Chief Secretary, Mr.K.Sivanathan Secretary Ministry of Agriculture, Secretaries , Deputy Chief Secretaries, Heads of the Departments , Officials and general public participated in the event.
Final 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), Batticaloa on 02.10.2018 at RACLG office at 9.00 a.m. Regional Assistant Commissioner of Local Government-Batticaloa inaugurated the training. Chairman, Vice Chairman, Secretaries and Local Government assistants were participated at this training programme. Eng.A.S.Gowripalan who was trained on SDG was the resource persons for this programme.
Provincial Sustainable Development Dialogue with Senior Officers of Eastern Province on Implementation of Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) in Eastern Province was organized by the Provincial Planning Secretariat in collaboration with the Ministry of Sustainable Development, Wildlife and Regional Development on 28th September 2018 at JKAB Park, Hotel, Trincomalee.
With an objective to achieve the successful implementation processes of SDGs in the Eastern Province through bilateral contribution from provincial and district administration of the Eastern Province, this awareness programme was conducted, adhering the Government’s emerging trend on achieving Sustainable Development Goals towards attaining the global necessity. Incorporating capital development programmes of provincial and district administration with the real concept of SDG and its implementation was importantly insisted at this event. As well, a huge necessity for formulating separate SDG implementation plans by the provincial agencies and district secretariats based on the set SDG indicators was too emphasized to achieve the SDG targets at every sector level.
මාර්ග සංවර්ධන අමාත්යාංශයේ කාන්තා කටයුතු අංශය යටතේ මොරවැව ප්රාදේශීය ලේකම් කොට්ඨාසයේ රැුකියා විරහිත කාන්තාවන් වෙනුවෙන් ක්රියාත්මක කරන ලද රූපලාවන්ය පුහුණු වැඩසටහන 2018 සැප්තැම්බර් මස 27 වන දින උත්සවාකාරයෙන් ආර්මභ කරන ලදී. මෙම අවස්ථාවට නැගෙනහිර පළාත් මාර්ග සංවර්ධන අමාත්යාංශ ලේකම් ඇතුලූ නිළධාරීන් සහභාගී විය.
නැගෙනහිර පළාත් කර්මාන්ත දෙපාර්තමේන්තුව මගින් වාර්ෂිකව සංවිධානය කරනු ලැබූ ”පිබිදෙන නැගෙනහිර කර්මාන්ත ප්රදර්ශනෝත්සවය 2018 වර්ෂයේ සැප්තැම්බර් මස 20,21 හා 22 යන දිනයන්වල ත්රීකුණාමලය සෙල්වනායගපුරම් පිහිටි ග්රාමීය කර්මාන්ත දෙපාර්තමේන්තු පරිශ්රයේ දී සාර්ථකව අවසන් විය
නැගෙනහිර පළාතේ සියලූ දිස්ත්රීක්ක නියෝජනය කරමින් දේශීය නිෂ්පාදකයන් කුඩා කර්මාන්ත, ව්යවසායකයින්, ග්රාමීය කර්මාන්ත දෙපාර්තමේන්තුවේ මධ්යස්ථාන භාර උපදේශකවරුන් හා ජාතික ශිල්ප සභාවෙි ලියාපදිංචි හස්ත කර්මාන්තකරුවන්ගේ සහභාගිත්වයෙන් අත්යන්ත්ර පේෂකර්මාන්ත නිෂ්පාදන, මැටි භාණ්ඩ නිෂ්පාදන, කොහු, තල් කොළ හා පන් ආශ්රීත නිෂ්පාදන, ලෝහ හා අත්කම් භාණ්ඩ නිෂ්පාදන ආභාරණ, සිප්පිකටු නිර්මාණ, ලී භාණ්ඩ හා සම් භාණ්ඩ නිෂ්පාදන, ආහාර නිෂ්පාදන, ශෛලමය නිර්මාණ ආදිය මෙම ප්රදර්ශණයේදී ඉදිරිපත් කර තිබීම දැකගැනීමට හැකිවිය
Another 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), Ampara on 25.09.2018 at RACLG office conference hall at 9.00 a.m. Regional Assistant Commissioner of Local Government-Ampara inaugurated the training. Chairman, Vice Chairman, Secretaries and Local Government assistants were participated at this training programme. Eng.A.S.Gowripalan and A.T.M.Rafee, Regional Assistant commissioner of Local Government of Ampara were the resource persons for this programme.
“Rising of East-2018” Mega Agricultural Exhibition organized by the Ministry of Agriculture Eastern Province in collaboration with the Departments under its purview was ceremonially declared opened by the Hon Governor of Eastern Province Rohitha Bogollagama on 19th September 2018 at In-Service Training Institute, Karadiyanaru, Batticaloa.
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.
On the invitation of Hon.Rohitha Bogollagama, the Indian high commissioner to Sri Lanka, His Excellency Mr.Taranjit Singh Sandu has paid visit to the Management Development Training Unit and delivered an address to the provincial public officers. In his speech he has pointed out about the Indian contribution to the development of East. Further, he has indicated the training opportunities in India for Sri Lankan Public officers. Chief Secretary, Secretaries, Deputy Chief Secretaries & other Senior officers were participate for this event. This event was organized by Deputy Chief Secretary (P&T) and Management Development Training Unit.
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.
Management Development Training Unit has organized a special workshop on “Need for the Understanding of Human Behavior” for Executive Officials on 16 August 2018 at MDTU Auditorium with an International Resource Person Dr. K. Maron, Professor and Director of Sri Sai Ram Institute of Management Studies, Chennai, India. Deputy Chief Secretary- Personnel and Training, Secretaries, Department Heads and several senior officials were participated in this event.