Seminar on SLLA Strategic Plan
A half a day seminar on the implementation of the SLLA Strategic Plan (2016-22) was held on 8th February 2017 at the OPA auditorium. Members of the SLLA Professional groups and Special Committees appointed by the SLLA which are responsible for the implementation of the plan attended the seminar. The Committee of Monitoring and Assisting in Implementation of the Strategic Plan (COMAISP) organized the seminar. Dr (Ms) Pradeepa Wijetunge, President/SLLA, inaugurated the function by lighting the traditional oil lamp with other dignitaries and also delivering the welcome address. She thanked COMAISP for organizing the seminar which is invaluable in discussing and sharing the plans and strategies in implementing the Strategic Plan. Ms Shivanthi Weerasinghe, Immediate Past President and Ms Dilmani Warnasuriya, Convener/COMAISP also addressed the inaugural session.
In the main session, Mr Upali Amarasiri, Convener/SPSDC (2014/16) made a presentation titled ‘Challenges in implementation of the SLLA Strategic Plan’ where he discussed the challenges and difficulties in implementation the Strategic Plan and how to overcome them. Then Ms Wathsala Kodituwakku, Convener, Information & Public Relation Committee, Ms Iromi Wijesundara, Convener, Special Committee on Membership Development, Ms Sunethra Perera, Convener, Special Committee on Developing a Digital Archives at the SLLA, Ms Harshani Dissanayake, Convener, Special Committee on Preparation of Operational Manual for the SLLA Office, Mr Upali Amarasiri, Convener, Special Committee on Preparation Job Descriptions for SLLA Council members and Term of References for the SLLA Professional Groups and Committees and Mr P B Gallaba, Convener, Special Committee on Advocacy presented the action plans of their respective committees in implementing the Strategic Plan. After each presentation a live discussion was taken place and suggestions were made for further improvement of the action plans.
Ms Dilmani Warnasuriya, Convener/COMAISP proposed the Vote of thanks at the end of the proceedings. >> Downlod presentation (PDF)