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|Signature Ceremony of the SINCE Five Grant Financing Agreements
On 30 November 2017, at the Embassy of Italy -SINCE meeting room, as a result of the conclusion of the inception phase, His Excellency the Italian Ambassador Arturo Luzzi has signed the grant financing agreements with five selected Civil Society Organizations, leading five SINCE implementing Consortia, for a total amount of Euro 14 million.
The five selected SINCE Implementing Consortia, which include Ethiopian, Italian, Dutch and other International Civil Society Organizations, will carry out activities in order to foster greater economic and employment opportunities, by establishing inclusive economic programmes aiming at promoting employment opportunities, especially for young people and women with a focus on rural towns and urban areas. The SINCE intervention will be particularly implemented in Addis Ababa and in the most migration-prone regions of Ethiopia: Amhara, Oromia, Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples’ Region and Tigray; as pre-identified with the technical assistance of ILO and UNIDO during the Inception phase of the Programme.