Workshop

Project Briefing Meeting - Promoting Decent Work in the Tea Plantation Sector in Sri Lanka

The objective of the meeting is to present the goals and strategies of the "Promoting Decent Work in the Tea Plantation Sector in Sri Lanka" Project to the stakeholders. This two-year project will be implemented in two districts in the country, namely Ratnapura and Kalutara and targeting its vulnerable plantation and surrounding/adjacent rural communities.

Agenda
 

9.00 am - 9.30am           Registration
9.30am - 9.40am             Welcome Address by ILO Senior Programme Officer – Ms. Indra Tudawe
9.40am - 9.50am             Remarks by the Secretary, the Ministry of Labour and Trade Union Relations, Mr. Gotabaya Jayaratne
9.50am - 10.20am           Briefing on the Decent Work in Plantations Project by National Project Coordinator - Plantation Project, Ms. Tharanga Gunasinghe
10.20am to 10.50am         Tea break
10.50 am to 11.00 am       Comments from Employers’ Federation of Ceylon
11.00am to 11.10 am        Comments from the Trade Unions
11.10 am to 12 noon         Discussion facilitated by National Project Coordinator - FPRW Project, Ms. Shyama Salgado
12 noon to 12.30 pm         Summary and next steps by National Project Coordinator Plantation Project, Ms. Tharanga Gunasinghe