Welcome to Skills for Inclusive Growth
Skills for Inclusive Growth is an initiative of the Australian Government in partnership with the Sri Lankan Ministry of Science, Technology, Research, Skills Development and Vocational Training and Kandyan Heritage.
The program supports skills training, job creation and business growth across the tourism sector in Eastern and North Central Provinces in Sri Lanka.
Areas we work
Two of our Supreme Chef winners, Sudarshana and Delojini are in Darwin – Australia to begin their one month long training at ICAE, as part of their grand prize. At ICAE they will be trained by some of the best in the industry and they will also be interning under Master Chef, Jimmy Shu of Hanuman Restaurant. We are very proud of them and wish them all the best in this journey of a lifetime. Here are some pictures of them from their departure here in Sri Lanka and of some at Darwin.Read more
A reception was held for the winners of the Supreme Chef show at the Australia House this week, with the participation of the Australian Deputy High Commissioner Ms. Victoria Coakley, representatives from the Hospitality and Tourism Industry and partners of Supreme Chef reality show.Read more
Australian Deputy High Commissioner, Ms. Victoria Coakley inaugurates a state of the art new culinary training facility in Miani Technical Institute, funded by S4IG earlier last month. This learning kitchen with industrial culinary equipment is not only going to benefit the current trainees of S4IG project, but also the entire project areas and available to any Government or Private Institutions to train their students in cookery & bakery.Read more