Chevron funded 'Uttoron' app launched
"Uttoron -- Skills for better life", a skill development project funded by Chevron and implemented by Swisscontact, launched its first android-based Bangla app recently to develop soft skills of unskilled and semi-skilled youths engaged in formal job market.
The Uttoron app covers fundamental factors like communication, teamwork, time management and problem-solving skills, said a press release.
The launching event took place a Dhaka hotel recently. NM Zeaul Alam PAA, senior secretary, ICT Division; Eric M Walker, president, Chevron Bangladesh; Imrul Kabir, director, corporate affairs, Chevron Bangladesh; and Mujibul Hasan, country director, Swisscontact were present on the occasion.
"Uttoron -- Skills for better life" is a three-year project that Swisscontact is currently implementing in Sylhet, Dhaka and Khulna divisions with funding from Chevron.