Region: Sub-Saharan Africa
Keywords: About PPP, Knowledge Lab
A report on the Conference and Training Workshop, 16 – 20 July 2012, Mbabane Swaziland.
The Government of Swaziland, through the Ministry of Finance and the Swaziland Investment Promoti on Authority (SIPA) and with the support of the ACP Business Climate Facility (BizClim) organised a one-week event on Public-Private Partnerships (PPP), consisti ng of a one-day conference and a four-day intensive training programme, from July 16 to 20, 2012. The conference aimed at raising awareness of a wide range of stakeholders about the current situati on of PPPs and about opportuniti es and potenti al future developments in Swaziland. It also served as a platf orm for the launch of the SADC PPP Network in Swaziland. The purpose of the training programme was to strengthen the capacity of Swaziland Government and SIPA, as well as that of relevant ministries and government agencies of other African countries, for the formulati on, development and management of PPP projects. The workshop should also help Swaziland in developing its own PPP model and procedures by providing practi - cal tools and taking best practi ces from other countries as a model. The event was att ended by more than 80 participants, both representatives of relevant ministries/institute.
Updated: June 28, 2022