Daily Archives: May 1, 2014

Opening of Devan Nair Institute for Employment and Employability on 1 May 2014

On 1st May 2014, some 1,100 union leaders, key representatives from NTUC Social Enterprises, Labour Movement communities and staff, as well as tripartite partners came together at the NTUC May Day Rally to celebrate May Day and reaffirm our commitment towards making workers Better Workers, and making jobs Better Jobs. Before the Rally, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong officially opened the Devan Nair Institute for Employment and Employability. This is one of two Continuing Education and Training (CET) campuses announced by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong during the 2009 National Day Rally speech. The seven-storey, 30,000 square metres West CET campus is built by Singapore Workforce Development Agency (WDA) and operated by NTUC’s e2i (Employment and Employability Institute). Unveiling of Devan Nair mural This campus is dedicated to the late Mr Devan Nair for his contributions to the L ...