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    With the PartnerAfrika project, bfz supports disadvantaged young people in Ghana in training and integration into the local labor market. To this end, bfz works together with the local Don Bosco school in Ashaiman / Tema near the capital Accra. The project is carried out in cooperation with sequa and funded by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) under the special initiative Training and Employment.
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    Just in time for the start of the project, State Chancellery Minister Dr. Florian Herrmann handed over the funding decision for "BIWAC III Tunisia" to Volker Falch, Head of the International Division of the bbw Group, which also includes the Vocational Training Centres of the Bavarian Economy (bfz), at the beginning of September 2019.
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    Training of trainers for vocational school teachers from African countries: In June 2019, 16 vocational school teachers from Ethiopia, Cameroon, Uganda and Zambia learned the basics of electrical and energy engineering in close cooperation with the "Wildpoldsried Energy Village".
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    What are the requirements for a vocational training partnership between Germany and South Africa? In July 2019, Volker Falch, Head of International Department and Marleen Winter, Project Manager International, travelled to the Gauteng region to answer this question. They were accompanied by a sequa employee and an independent consultant.
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    On 4th July 2019, the new photovoltaic (PV) plant at the wastewater treatment plant in Zahle, Lebanon, with a rated output of 202 kWP (kilowatt peak) was completed. It is an extension of an already existing PV plant (55 kWp) from 2018. The plant was installed by bfz in cooperation with the Lebanese solar company Smart Age.
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    In January 2019 the big planning workshop for Organic Egypt took place in SEKEM, Egypt. Around 20 experts from the field of organic farming, including Egyptian and German partners, came together for an interactive workshop to review the project plan, create synergies and provide impetus for strengthening Egyptian organic farming.
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    The second phase of the BIWAC (Baverian Institutional Water Cooperation) project in Tunisia was successfully completed at the end of March 2019. Between January 2018 and March 2019, the project comprised the training of a total of 17 Tunisian trainers in the areas of water supply and sanitation.
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    For the third time the career(me) and career(BY) training projects carried out by the Bildungswerk der Bayerischen Wirtschaft (bbw) are taking graduates into the world of work. The projects are intended to support young people from Spain, Croatia, Bulgaria and Hungary without career prospects in training in Germany. The projects thus make an important contribution to reducing youth unemployment in Europe and to securing skilled workers in Germany.
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    Training of Trainers for a world with a future for vocational school teachers from African countries.
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