A special ceremony to conclude the UNCTAD TrainForTrade, Port Training Programme; English-Speaking network, Coaching Workshop was held yesterday.
The Coaching Workshop was organized by UNCTAD TrainForTrade in cooperation with the Maldives ports Limited, with the support of Irish Aid. The main aim of this workshop was to train focal points, and core instructors of the Port Training Programme from the member countries. However, also, to promote inter-regional cooperation and programme sustainability, instructors and/or focal points from the member countries participated as jury members (marking the first exchange of jury members in the English-speaking network) in the panel judging the final dissertations and their presentations of the 2nd cycle of trainees who completed the UNCTAD TrainForTrade Port Training Programme(PTP) conducted in MPL. Classes of the Coaching Workshop was carried out at the seminar room of Maldives Customs Service from 2nd to 4th December, while working as juries in the dissertation panel was carried out in the final two days at Maldives Ports Limited on 5th and 6th of December 2012.
Fourteen participants from 3 member countries (Ghana, Tanzania, and Maldives) of the English-speaking network of the TrainForTrade Port Training Programme, were selected for this Coaching Workshop.