Asia-Pacific Triple E Award for the Community Engagement Initiative
The Career Guidance Unit of the Faculty of Science has been awarded for “Service Learning as a community engagement initiative to assist underprivileged schools” at the 2020 Asia-Pacific Triple E Awards and became the first runners up in the category of Community Engagement Initiative of the Year.
The Wenhui Award for Educational Innovation in Asia and the Pacific
Wenhui Award for Educational Innovation was awarded to the Service-Learning program of the
CGU. The award is established by the National Commission of the People’s Republic of China for UNESCO, and coordinated by UNESCO Bangkok. The award aims to recognize the contributions of educators and institutions which have optimized the potential of education and the human
innovative spirit to address and resolve pressing issues and problems facing our world today.
Awarded date: China on 14-15 December 2019
Received Amount: LKR 3,585,521.99 as the winner of the UNESCO Wenhui Award.