Promise Tracker

Swiss and German governments will establish five Technical Colleges in collaboration with the German Technical School

Budget Speech para. 155: "In addition to the German Technical Colleges in Ratmalana and Kilinnochchi and the one to be built in Matara, we will also establish 5 Technical and Vocational schools in Badulla, Kandy, Trincomalee, Ratnapura and Anuradhapura in the next 3 years with technical inputs from the Swiss and the German Governments. These Technical schools will provide world class training in hospitality management, civil, electrical and motor mechanical engineering etc." This promise was originally assigned to the Ministry of National Policies & Economic Affairs in the Budget Speech.
  • Allocation (Rs. Mn)1,000
  • SectorEducation
  • Ministry / Government Institution : Ministry of National Policies, Economic Affairs, Resettlement & Rehabilitation, Northern Province Development and Youth Affairs
    (Previously the Ministry of Youth Affairs, Project Management and Southern Development)

Openness Tracker


No information was provided in response to the phone call made to the responsible government agency and to the request for information filed under the Right to Information Act No. 12 of 2016. Further, no information that could be used to determine progress of the promise was available on the website of the responsible government agency. In response to the request for information filed under the Right to Information Act No 12 of 2016, the responsible government agency stated that 'Technical and Vocational Education' did not fall under their purview.

Progress Tracker


No information is available to determine the progress of the promise


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