The Colombo Plan Secretariat

Capacity Building Programmes

The Capacity Building Programme (CPCBP)

Human resource development plays an essential role in the development process of a country. The Colombo Plan endeavours to enhance human resource development initiatives in member countries through its Capacity Building Programme (CBP).

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CBP provides opportunities for

Short-term training courses, workshops, long-term scholarships and master’s degree programmes. CBP initiatives include training on community-based microcredit and sufficiency in economic development, enhancing development of small and medium-scale industries, and master’s degree programmes in public policy and management.

The initiatives encompass a range of development-related efforts and are currently undertaken by donors on fully or partially-funded cost-sharing basis from member countries of The Colombo Plan and other International Organisations.

The Colombo Plan renewed its MoU with Indonesia and the Republic of Korea.