SF seeks partners in the countries of Uganda, Tanzania and South Sudan who shall work with them in the five-year strategy period in a holistic/integrated manner under the following vision and themes:
Vision: A World free from poverty
Overall Goal: To eradicate poverty
To realise its vision and mission, SFEA will implement key interventions in education and economic inclusion in the next strategic plan. The program interventions will include Adolescent girls’ empowerment program (Bonga), Non-formal technical vocational skills training for youth employment, Early childhood development program with a focus on children between ages of 3-8 years in Pre-school and transition classes for primary (1st –2nd grade) and Savings and Credit groups integrated with Food Security with a major focus on women. The cross-cutting areas include Disability Inclusion, Environmental sustainability, Gender Equality, Peace building and HIV/AIDS.
Thematic goals and interventions to be supported include:
STRONG CIVIL SOCIETY AND PUBLIC SECTOR
Empower individuals and communities to claim their rights
Promote partnerships and accountability of duty bearers
INCLUSIVE QUALITY EDUCATION AND LIFELONG LEARNING FOR MARGINALISED AND DISADVANTAGED GROUPS
Ensure inclusive quality education and lifelong learning (formal and non-formal)
Empowerment and life skills training for adolescents
TVET (Technical and Vocational Education and Training) with strong labour market linkages, especially for youth
STABLE LIVELIHOODS AND DECENT INCOMES FOR THE RURAL POOR
Value chain and enterprise development
through strategic partnerships
Strømme Foundation East Africa plans to support interventions in the following regions:
Uganda: Greater Mpigi (Mpigi, Butambala, Gomba); Busoga (Namayingo, Mayuge, Luuka); Karamoja (Kaabong & Kotido); West Nile (Moyo, Yumbe) and Acholi (Nwoya, Amuru) sub-regions
Tanzania: Arusha region (Monduli & Longido); Dar- es-alaam region; Singida region (Ikungi, Iramba and Manyoni) and; Dodoma region (Chamwino & Bahi).
South Sudan: Former Central equatoria (Jubek – Juba, Rejaf, Mongalla; Terekeka – Terekeka, Mongalla and; Yei River – Yei, Lainya, Kajokeji/ Moyo); Central); Northern Bahr El Ghaza – Aweil and; Former Eastern Equatoria (Imatong – Torit Central and Torit West)
Who is Eligible:
Eligible Partners should:
All Concepts should be submitted by 20th January 2018 to either of the following addresses:
1. The Regional Director, Strømme Foundation EA, Plot 25 Bukoto Street, P.O.BOX 27200, Kampala.
2. The Country Team leader, SF South Sudan, Juba Office
3. Email address: ICTEastafrica@stromme.org
Applications sent by email must be confirmed by written correspondence sent by express courier within 48 hours of their sending.
A short list of three institutions for each sub-region will be compiled in accordance with the SF Guidelines and subjected to further assessment. One partner will be selected to implement in each sub-region per country and will be requested to present a more detailed five-year proposal.
Planned schedule for Expressions of Interest:
Advert Date: 20th December, 2017
Submission of Concept: 20th January, 2018
Initial short List: 31st January, 2018
Further Assessment dates: February 2018
Notification of Successful Organisations: 1st March, 2018