Welcome to Skills for Inclusive Growth
Skills for Inclusive Growth is an initiative of the Australian Government in partnership with the Sri Lankan Ministry of Science, Technology, Research, Skills Development and Vocational Training and Kandyan Heritage.
The program supports skills training, job creation and business growth across the tourism sector in Eastern and North Central Provinces in Sri Lanka.(202) 557-3088
Areas we work
The Culinary Adventure âSupreme Chefâ has been launched in the Eastern and Polonnaruwa districts. The program gives equal opportunities for men, women and persons with disability. 20 participants will be selected for the final rounds and eliminated participants will get an opportunity to train and find employment in suitable job categories in the Tourism and Hospitality industry.Read more
DFAT High Commissioner enjoying one of the ‘better days out of the office’ launching the Ampara Surf Instructor Program. Under this activity, S4IG will help increase income for 28 surf coaches through improved skills in surf instruction, beach lifesaving and aquatic first aid. Better take the board for the next monitoring visit!Read more
A workshop on to how we could overcome the obstacles facing tourism in the Eastern Province on the theme âSkills for Inclusive Growthâ was held at East Lagoon Hotel yesterday (12). This was organized and funded by Australian Aid presided by General Manager, Eastern Province Tourism BeaurueÂ Dr. R. Ganasegar.Read more
Ensures inclusive growth of tourism in four districts The Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority entered into a MoU with Skills for Inclusive Growth (S4IG), an initiative by the Australian Governmentâs aid program implemented with the support of Sri Lankaâs Ministry of Skills Development and Vocational Training, to ensure inclusive growth of the tourism sector in Trincomalee, Ampara, Batticaloa and Polonnaruwa districts.Read more