“IGNITE” – THE MENTORING PROGRAM OF WILAT
Women in Logistics and Transport (WiLAT) Sri Lanka launched “Ignite” – The Mentoring Program in 2014 by Dr. Dorothy Chan, Former President of CILT International. “Ignite” is a planned mentoring program where both mentors and those who wish to be mentored, mentees are matched through a formal procedure according to their career paths, talents and interests. In further strengthening the program, in 2015, on the first anniversary, “Ignite” – The Scholarship Program and The Guide to Mentoring Book was launched.
1. Ms. Dilini Yapa from University of Moratuwa was the first lady to receive a monetary
scholarship for year 2015/2016.
2. Ms. Shakkya Perera from Ocean University was the second lady to receive a travel scholarship for year 2017.