BBP

You can make a contribution to more and higher quality employment in a partner country by introducing need- and practice-oriented vocational training in cooperation with chambers, associations and vocational training institutions. sequa supports you in this.

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KVP

Make a contribution to more and higher quality employment in a partner country by introducing need- and practice-oriented vocational training in cooperation with chambers, associations and vocational training institutions. sequa supports you in this.

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develoPPP.de

Going together - moving forward
Development partnerships with the private sector

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PartnerAfrica

German Chambers and Associations are involved in the BMZ Special Initiative for Training and Employment

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GIZ

Would you like to delegate part of your project work to GIZ? sequa supports you competently in the areas of private industry, trade, vocational training, chambers and associations.

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IPD

You want to import? You lack contacts? Are you looking for a specific product?
The IPD supports you in the international purchase of numerous products and raw materials.

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EU-Grants

Are you looking for a competent partner to help you develop and implement grant projects? Then you've come to the right place!

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Consulting

Are you looking for a consortium or lead partner for service contracts with competences in the areas of private sector development (PSD), vocational training or capacity building of chambers and associations? We are curious to get to know you and to start doing business with you.

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TAMEB

German-Turkish Partnership for Vocational Qualification (TAMEB) enables Syrian refugees and disadvantaged Turkish groups to earn income from vocational and entrepreneurial activities.

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ARCHIPELAGO

The private sector is mandated by the European Commission to implement measures to promote youth employment in Central and West Africa

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Kto12Plus

A joint project of German development cooperation organisations to promote dual vocational training in the Philippines.

Kto12Plus increases the chances of employment and income for Filipino youths by providing training in line with the needs of Filipino companies.

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iMOVE India

sequa contributes to the export of German dual vocational training services to India. We support iMOVE's efforts to pave the way of German vocational training institutions to India and to enter cooperations with Indian institutions. 

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Projects and Programmes Worldwide

Mobility Programmes

Your way to an internship abroad

sequa promotes the mobility of apprentices, young professionals and vocational training personnel.

To this end, sequa offers a mobility programme - all within the framework of the EU ERASMUS+ programme.

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News

17 Sep 2020

Trade fair Innatext: KVP-project presents Mongolian felt products

At the International Trade Fair for Sustainable Textiles (Innatex) in Hofheim-Wallau the Chamber and Association Partnership Project (KVP) "ProValue" presented felt jackets and hats from Mongolia from 5 to 7 September 2020.

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30 Aug 2020

Ethiopia: Strengthening of the construction sector

Bauverbaende NRW e.V. is establishing an Industry Wide Training Centre in the Ethiopian construction sector in a a project, which is subsidised by giz.

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14 Aug 2020

Morocco: Vocational Training and Employment for Disadvantaged Young People

The PartnerAfrica project of the Bildungswerk der Bayerischen Wirtschaft (bbw) pursues the goal of facilitating the labour market integration of young Moroccans by offering additional vocational training at partner institutions in Rabat. In August 2020, "Business Entrepreneurship and Advanced Training" (BEAT) was added as a further…

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12 Aug 2020

Senegal: Promotion of organic farming

In December 2019, sequa launched a three-year partner Africa project in Senegal to strengthen the national federation for organic farming (FENAB). "La Fédération Nationale pour l'Agriculture Biologique (FENAB)" has 22,000 members, including other associations engaged in organic farming. IFOAM Organics International not only supports FENAB…

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12 Aug 2020

Morocco: TVET Partnership Project enters 2nd phase

Placing a larger number of better-qualified trainees in the labour market is the goal of the second phase of a vocational training partnership run by the Bildungswerk der Wirtschaft (BW). With this project, three vocational training centres in the Rabat region and in Marrakech BW has been funding since 2016.

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11 Aug 2020

Togo: Strengthening the craft sector enters phase 2

To enable the chamber system in Togo to effectively support the craft sector in its development is the goal of the 2nd phase of the chamber and association partnership project of the Cologne Chamber of Crafts (HWK). The HWK is thus continuing its commitment, which has been active since 2016, to strengthen the craft sector in Togo.

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10 Aug 2020

sequaForum 2020 A02: Covid 19 Pandemic

The pressure of digitisation caused by the restrictions on contact is a great opportunity in my opinion. Companies with a high degree of digitisation are better prepared for the future.

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10 Aug 2020

Nigeria: New KVP project in the renewable energy sector

The German Solar Association (BSW-Solar) provides consultancy for the establishment of an alliance of associations and organisations in the field of renewable energy and energy efficiency in Nigeria.  

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10 Aug 2020

Tunisia: Capacity Development for the Garment sector

The Foreign Trade Association of the German Retail Trade (AVE) supports efforts to redynamize the textile and clothing sector in Tunisia. Since July 2020 they are supporting a small-scale project to strengthen the Tunisian clothing sector (textile and leather goods). During the next 12 months, the Foreign Trade Association of German…

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SME Development - Strengthening Economic Organisations in Armenia

SMEDA is a sub-project of the GIZ programme Private Sector Development and Vocational Training in the South Caucasus which has been running in Armenia since 2016 and co-financed by the EU. Since December 2017 sequa has been involved in this project with a component aimed at improving the dialogue between business associations and chambers and…

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Promotion of dual training in the building trade in Rwanda

Since November 2014, the German Koblenz Chamber of Crafts (HWK) has been running a vocational training partnership in Rwanda. Together with the Rwandan Construction Association and selected vocational training centres, four construction occupations are being tested to see how the Rwandan private sector can be more closely involved in the planning…

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Formados - Vocational training promotion in Ecuador

Practice-oriented vocational training for young people in Ecuador - that is the aim of the Formados initiative. For 5 years now, the project has been promoting dialogue between the private sector and the public sector in Ecuador in the field of dual training. To this end, 8 training courses are being implemented, thus improving the competitiveness…

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SMART Myanmar

Project Brief: SMART Myanmar 2.0, a four-year project funded by the European Union, was launched in January 2016. It aims to improve the production and consumption of sustainably produced garments from Myanmar. This will be achieved by extending and improving the best practice mechanisms developed and implemented within the framework of the…

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K to 12 Plus

The project K to 12 PLUS is an initiative of the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development to support the educational reform K to 12 in the Philippines. The German-Philippine Chamber of Industry and Commerce (GPCCI) is introducing elements of dual training in the Technical-Vocational-Exit Track of Senior High Schools alongside…

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Internship abroad within the hairdresser training in Italy

With the help of the financial support of the EU Erasmus+ programme and the organisation of the Braunschweig-Lüneburg-Stade Chamber of Crafts, the trainees Leonie Krämer and Burhan Mustafa were able to complete a three-week internship at a hairdressing salon in Florence, Italy. Thus linguistic and intercultural authority could be developed and the…

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Sustainable Traning and Education (STEP)

The project is intended to support educational planning and quality assurance for the effective management of educational reform in Ethiopia. At the level of vocational schools and universities, model institutions are being promoted in the sense of a lighthouse approach in order to offer quality-oriented training geared to the needs of the labour…

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Tunisia Employment Pact

 

Since 2011, the Federal Republic of Germany has been supporting Tunisia's promotion of employment through the Transformation Partnership for North Africa. The name of the programme "Tunisia Employment Pact" reflects the will to combine the strengths and initiatives of the public sector and the private sector. The common goal is to create jobs,…

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Factory superstar - how mobile apps can change the lives of women in the apparel industry in Myanmar

sequa was commissioned by the German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ) within the framework of the regional programme "Labour and Social Standards in the Textile and Clothing Sector in Asia (especially Bangladesh, Cambodia, Myanmar, Pakistan and China) - SLGS" to implement a project focusing on the empowerment of women workers in…

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Promotion of associations in the field of renewable energies in East Africa

Since October 2015, the Vocational Training Centres of the Bavarian Economy (bfz) gGmbH have been cooperating with five renewable energy associations in East Africa as part of a chamber and association partnership (KVP). In recent years (2012-2014), two short measures have already taken place with various renewable energy associations and the…

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Entrepreneurs' Association Partnership in Middle East Region and North Africa

The company Global Project Partners e.V. (GPP) started a partnership project applied for by sequa at the BMZ in 2015, which links the Association of German Women Entrepreneurs (VdU) and five women entrepreneurs' associations from the MENA region (Middle East & North Africa).  The project supports female entrepreneurs in the target region through…

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Switch to Green

The SWITCH to Green initiative implemented by the European Union is intended to contribute to the EU's objective of promoting a "green economy". This should generate growth, create jobs and contribute to poverty reduction. By supporting market opportunities for cleaner technologies, energy and resource efficiency, low-carbon development while…

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Forests to promote a good (investment) climate Viet Nam: sequa and ForestFinance support sustainable forest management

Well cultivated round timber – the wood from which high-quality furniture for the international market is manufactured – is in
short supply in Viet Nam, which means the country has to rely on expensive imports. In addition, if Viet Nam is to be competitive in the global market, it must achieve sustainability certification in line with standards…

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