Bon Voyage Ceremony – DC’s Tour to Malaysia , Sri Lanka Scout Association.
Thirty-six District Commissioners from Sri Lanka Scout Association would be taken to Malaysia’s World’s Scout Headquarters for a specially designed training course from June 15 to 20, the Sri Lanka Scout Association announced on Tuesday 14, 2016.
Addressing the Bon Voyage Ceremony, International Commissioner of the Sri Lanka Scout Association Mr. Janaprith Fernando said it would be for the first time in Sri Lanka that a delegation of 36 Commissioners was recommended to take such an educational tour.
“It is a workshop and an educational tour for the District Commissioners which will be held at the World Scout Global Support Center, Kuala Lampur
It is a workshop and an educational tour for the District Commissioners which will be held at the World Scout Global Support Center, Kuala Lampur in Malaysia
in Malaysia. It has been launched by the ITD World (The Global Leadership Development Expert) with the Association of Ceylon Tea Board and Messenger of Peace (MOP),” he added.
Mr. Fernando said the educational tour would be helpful to enhance the capacity, knowledge and the quality of scouting. He also said scouting was a fun, excitement and an educational source for the young generation even though it was hard work for the seniors including the District Commissioners who would be participating in the educational tour.
Meanwhile, the chief guest for the function, High Commissioner to Malaysia Zaid Wan Abdullah said he would warmly welcome all the Sri Lankan District Commissioners to Malaysia.
“There is no difference between Colombo and Kuala Lampur, and also between Sri Lanka and Malaysia. I would like to welcome all the Sri Lankan District Commissioners to have an excellent experience and good knowledge from this specially-designed training course. What we all need is good guidance and encouragement,” he added.