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2018-08-04 21:36:14

WORLD YOUTH SKILLS DAY CONFERENCE 2018 – NEW YORK

A delegation headed by Hon. Karunaratna Paranawithana, Deputy Minister of Science, Technology, Research, Skills Development & Vocational Training and Kandyan Heritage including, Mrs. Nilanthi Sugathadasa, Additional Secretary (Vocational Training), Mr. Ravi Jayawardane, Chairman, Vocational Training Authority and Mrs. Mallika Wijesinghe participated in the Conference. Hon. Deputy Minister as the guest speaker, made a statement in the Conference highlighting the great importance placed by the government of Sri Lanka in developing its young people by imparting employable skills through Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) as a key in the economic and social development strategy.