BY SRI LANKA – CANADA BUSINESS COUNCIL OF THE CEYLON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Sri Lanka – Canada Business Council of The Ceylon Chamber of Commerce together with World University Service of Canada (WUSC) held an evening event on Monday, 28th September, 2015 at Sri Lanka Foundation with the purpose of Introducing World University Service of Canada (WUSC) and its Economic & Human Resource Development Programs in Sri Lanka.
- Collaborate with ASSET (Advancing Specialized Skills for Economic Transformation)) to meet the entry level manpower requirements in the construction, Hospitality & Tourism, Information Communication Technology (ICT) and automotive sectors.
- Align to receive technical assistance provided by Canadian volunteers through Uniterra in the tea, garment and tourism sectors.
- Enhance private sector coordination with government and civil society partners through Business Stakeholder Forums, and support efforts to improve public perceptions of the skills sector through a comprehensive social marketing campaign.
With events like this, WUSC and SLCBC continue to work towards fulfillment of the MOU in place to promote mutual cooperation and success of the ASSET programme.