Chief Secretary


Northern Provincial Council

Chief Secretary's Secretariat, Kandy Road,
Sri Lanka.

Tel: +94-21-2220843
Fax: +94-21-2220841

Discussion with National Languages Equality Advancement Project Team

A delegation of NLEAP from Canada had discussion with the Chief Secretary of Northern Province A.Pathinathan on 01st August, 2018 at office in regard to implementation of official languages policy in Northern Province.

Project Director Don Brownell, Langage Policy Advisor Hilaire Lemoine, Project Deputy Director M.Thirunavukarasu and Language Policy & Teaching Specialist Raskin Niyas were present at this discussion.

The discussion mainly focused on strengthening the official language policy and improving local knowledge and experience in preparing project implementation plan, initial work plan, gender analysis and performance measurement framework in the Ministries and Departments of NPC , in collaboration with the affiliated institutions - Department of Official Language (DOL), Official Language Commission ( OLC) and National Language Education and Training (NILET).