On April 4, 2019, the call for proposals for large skills development investment projects proposed by domestic training entities in partnership with companies in Ghana under the SIFA project was launched in Accra under the distinguished patronage of the Deputy Minister of Education, Hon. Gifty Twum Ampofo, in the presence of HE the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany, Mr. Christoph Retzlaff and the Representative of the African Union Development Agency (AUDA-NEPAD), Mrs. Fati N’Zi Hassane. This call for proposals is for grants under Funding Window I of the SIFA Financing Facility. Successful projects under this Window will receive a grant of up to EUR 3 million. Grantees will be required to make a counterpart contribution of at least 10% of the total project cost.