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Citizenship in Sri Lanka


A key constituent of Microsoft Sri Lanka’s role in the country is its extensive CSR activities through which, Microsoft Sri Lanka was able to touch over 1 million Sri Lankan lives through a range of education & training programs. Microsoft brand in Sri Lanka has been strengthened by its extensive involvement in Corporate Social Responsibility activities through its Citizenship programmes , which has seen Microsoft Sri Lanka, establish a presence in many underserved grass-root communities in the country.


Microsoft, through its Citizenship programmes, is committed to making technology more affordable, relevant and accessible by helping to transform education and foster a culture of innovation, and through these means enabling better jobs and opportunities.


Citizenship programmes in Sri Lanka sees Microsoft working with the government, students, educators and research institutions to;


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Bridge the shortage of skilled professionals in the field of IT

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Provide individuals with the right skills

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Enable easier accessibility to technology


Microsoft Citizenship programme is focused on three interrelated areas that are crucial to developing economic opportunity;


Sri Lanka Transforming Education Sri Lanka Fostering Local Innovation Sri Lanka Enabling Jobs and Opportunities
Transforming Education Fostering Local Innovation Enabling Jobs & Opportunities