Mobitel partners with Felidae and the Ministry of Education to 
launch Vidunena


July 2013| 395 views

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The Vidunena eLearning platform being officially launched by Bandula Gunawardena, Minister of Education; Mr. Kapila Chandrasena, Acting CEO – Mobitel and Hasitha Dela, Director – Felidae

Mobitel has partnered with Felidae, a provider of eLearning products and services in Sri Lanka and the Ministry of Education to launch “Vidunena”, an eLearning initiative to aid students and teachers. Vidunena offers interactive video content, which can be used by both the student and teacher. Reviewed by the National Institute of Education, Vidunena’s content has been developed with the guidance of renowned university academics with years of experience in GCE Advanced Level examinations.

Access to the Vidunena platform will be initially given free of charge to all school computer labs under the 1,000 schools development programme, a project by the Ministry of Education.

This new eLearning product was launched in the presence of Bandula Gunawardena, Minister of Education, S M Gotabaya Jayaratne, Secretary – Ministry of Education, Anura Dissanayake, Additional Secretary to the President and Project Director – Education for Knowledge Society Project, Kapila Chandrasena, Acting CEO – Mobitel, Hasitha Dela, Director – Felidae and Chitranganie Mubarak, Senior Programme Head – e-Society, Information and Communication Technology Agency of Sri Lanka (ICTA).

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(L-R): Prof Abeyratne Bandara, DG – NIE, Hasitha Dela, Director – Felidae, Kapila Chandrasena, Acting CEO – Mobitel, Bandula Gunawardena, Minister of Education, Anura Dissanayake, Additional Secretary to the President/Project Director – EKSP, Chitranganie Mubarak, Senior Programme Head – e-Society, ICTA