Workshop Conducted on Streamlining Provincial Development Processes & Practices in EPC

With a view to obtain productive ideas, views and suggestions from potential senior officials of EPC on consolidating (i) Provincial Planning (ii) Programme Coordination & Monitoring, (iii) Engineering & Technical Services and (iv) Provincial Procurement Systems through an efficient single operational system, a one-day workshop was arranged by the Provincial Planning Secretariat on 25th May 2017 at JKAB Park Hotel, Trincomalee.

The Workshop was successfully conducted with very effective facilitation from senior consultant Mr.Piyatissa Ranasinghe and workshop moderator Mr. Ariyaratne Hewage, both guided the participants in a productive manner with clear directions to achieve the real objective of the workshop. The "Governance for Local Economic Development" Project of the UNDP assisted financially in conducting this workshop.

Chief Secretary, Secretaries, selected Heads of Departments & potential senior officers in the field of Planning, Finance and Engineering & Technical Services from EPC participated at this workshop. The senior consultant will use the ideas, views & suggestions obtained from the participants at this workshop to develop a comprehensive report on streamlining the provincial development processes and practices in EPC.