The Skills Initiative for Africa (SIFA) is an initiative of the African Union Commission (AUC) supported by the German Government to strengthen occupational prospects of young people in Africa.
SIFA is now open for its Funding Window 1 “Large skills development investment projects proposed by domestic training entities in partnership with companies”.
This window supports employment-oriented skills development through large investment projects in modern work place skills development, and building the capacity of public and private training institutions to deliver quality skills.
The objective of the Financing Facility is to increase quality and innovation in practical, employment-oriented skills development through the implementation of sustainable, nationally and regionally relevant skills development initiatives.
Grant Amount per project: Up to EUR 3 million.
Project implementation duration: Up to 30 months.
Eligible Country: South Africa.
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The Lead must be a domestic entity and a public or private accredited training provider. The primary partner needs to be from the domestic private sector.
Applicants can apply via given website.
For more information, please visit https://skillsafrica.org/