Prime Minister D.M. Jayaratne has emphasized that a broad knowledge on project management was vital for the country’s young generation.
The Prime Minister was addressing the SAARC Regional Project Management Conference. The meeting opened in Colombo. It is being organized in Sri Lanka for the first time. With the on-going massive development projects in Sri Lanka, the need to arm the human resources in this respect was important. Speaking further the Prime Minister said that the holding of the conference in Sri Lanka proves that the island has entered a new development path under the guidance of President Rajapaksa.