sequa gGmbH is a globally operating organisation that carries out development projects and programmes in international development cooperation in close collaboration with the German private sector since 1991.
On November 15, 2017 sequa starts its 4th develoPPP.de Ideas competion 2017. Interested companies are invited to submit their project proposals to sequa by December 31, 2017. In principle, all develoPPP.de proposals on development-related issues will be considered by sequa.
Since March 2017 teh German Gesellschaft für internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ ) GmbH has been implementing the above-mentioned program with support of sequa which participates with various training and advisory measures for institutions of private and public sector in Georgia, Armenia and Azerbajan, among them organizations in the field of vocational training. Key sectors in all the three countries are wine and tourism, as well as construction industry in Georgia, precision engineering in Armenia and agriculture in Azerbajan.
Turkey: ClearNET: Capacity Development in form of theoretical and practical training courses for a decentralized biological sewage treatment
The medium-sized German company GreenLife GmbH is one of the leading experts in the field of decentralized sewage management. Within a develoPPP.de project, funded by the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) via sequa, which began in September 2017, GreenLife plans to build a clarification plant for demonstration purposes in the Turkish province of Bursa. The overall aim is to demonstrate a sustainable improvement of sewage treatment in rural Turkey as well as to provide theoretical and practical trainings.
Editorial The flight route to the Maghreb countries is slightly longer than to the Balearic Islands and slightly shorter than to the Canary Islands. They are all popular holiday destinations for Europeans. The Mediterranean Sea is a joint border of Europe and the Maghreb countries. High unemployment rates in the Maghreb countries results in many people desiring to migrate to Europe. At the same time, the region is as a transit area for migrants from Sub-Sahara Africa. Many German companies operate a plenty of production sites in the Maghreb countries – especially in comparison to other developing countries. Also, just…
Turkey: Vocational and academic trainings about professional planning and grid connection of photovoltaic plants
Since 1993, Valentin Software GmbH has been developing and distributing simulation and design software for technical energy systems, in particular in the area of solar power. Within a develoPPP.de project, funded by the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) via sequa, which began in August 2017, Valentin Software is now planning training courses for around 30 technical employees from 21 Turkish network operators, for about 140 member companies from the Turkish Chamber of Electricians, as well as lectures at around 10 Turkish universities for around 120 electrical engineering students in the field of PV systems’ grid integration.
The Government of the Islamic Republic of Iran seeks to improve the quality of vocational education and training by introducing elements of dual education and training. In a Vocational Education and Training Partnership (BBP) the German foundation Stiftung Bildung & Handwerk (SBH) advises the Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) in cooperation with the Iran Technical Vocational and Training Organization (TVTO) how government and economic organisations can strengthen their cooperation to achieve this goal.
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SOLAR23 is an EPC (Engineering-Procurement-Construction) supplier of turnkey solar solutions, specifically for grid-connected and off-grid solar power solutions (photovoltaic) and for solar systems for water heating (solar thermal). For the implementation of the develoPPP.de project, SOLAR23 will form a consortium with OneShore, a globally active specialist in the conceptualization of PV-diesel hybrid systems, and with SOLARMATE ENGINEERING Ltd., a Nigerian company focusing on design, supply, installation and maintenance of renewable energy systems for various private and public sector institutions. In the framework of a develoPPP.de project, which began in June 2017, specialists in the energy sector and training providers in…
In 2011 sequa first published a manual for the management of BMO Partnership Projects in German. This manual was published in its third revised version in August 2016. Also, in 2016 sequa published a manual for the management of VET Partnership Projects to address the specific issues of the VET Partnership Programme. Now, sequa has translated both manuals into English.
Belize: Capacity building for TVET centres and implementation of a professional development training programme
Together with GFA Consulting Group (lead company) and the University of the West Indies sequa will implement the following EU service contract in Belize funded by the European Commission under the BAM programme. The purpose of this project is to increase the capacity of TVET Management and Instructors in the Banana Belt to deliver quality training to students. The project “TVET Capacity building and professional development training programme” started in June 2017 and will last 18 months. s