Call for Membership Application
Opening the window of Opportunity in Progress
Business Services Provision
The SIYB Association of East Africa is inviting applications for membership in three categories:
- Individual Members
- Corporate Members
- Honorary Members
The SIYB Association of East Africa was established in April, 2014, as a result of the KaziNjeNje program in Tanzania. “KaziNjeNje” is the apprenticeship program implemented by YEF/ILO since 2010 for the purpose of providing practical exposure, capacity building, and professional development opportunity for aspiring professional young people, as Business Development Service (BDS) providers freshly graduating from colleges and universities.
With an estimated outreach of 4.5 million trainees, continuously growing network of more than 17000 trainers and 200 Master Trainers in 2500 partner institutions SIYB is one of the biggest global management training systems used for the support of micro and small enterprises (MSEs) currently on the market. Initially developed in the 1980ies, it has now been translated into more than 40 languages and introduced in more than 100 countries.
The purpose of the association is to act as a tool for strengthening and uniting the SIYB Trainers BDS providers towards sustainability of the SIYB training within the East African Countries.
The Establishment of The SIYB- Association of East Africa is an effort to ensure the sustainability of the SIYB program within the East African Countries even after the direct assistance from the International Labour Organization phases out. The association enables the SIYB Trained BDS providers to come together under one umbrella and continue with the SIYB trainings and Business Development Services provision with an acceptable quality and monitored implementations.
Who is a member of SIYB Association of East Africa?
The SIYB Association of East Africa has three membership categories
- Individual members
- Corporate members
- Honorary members
Who is an Individual Member
This is refers to any person who is certified and/potential SIYB trainer, potential master trainer, master trainer, master trainer developer, Get Ahead trainer or Get Ahead lead trainer
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Who is a Corporate Member
This is the registered company, local and international organization, international agencies and/or government agencies whose objectives is to support well being of the nation through promotion of SMEs and decent job creation in public and private sector.
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Who is Honorary Member
Honorary membership is hereby established in recognition of SIYB Association of east Africa members and non members who have improved or strengthened the Tanzania society economically, socially, and/or the organization objectives through extraordinary accomplishment.
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To assist in the application the SIYB Association of East Africa has compiled an application pack that is available from 30 July, 2015 and can be collected from the SIYB Association office Secretariat at the address given below, or downloaded from our website www.siybaestafrica.org
Benefit Package of Members
The Benefit package of each membership can be obtained in our website
Click here to download SIYB association of East Africa membership policy with benefit package
Delivery of applications
Applications can be submitted at any time within period the window of opportunity is open
Application will close on 1st September 2015, for corporate members and 1st October 2015 for Individual members.
Means of Submission
Applications can be submitted through our registered email firstname.lastname@example.org OR by hand delivery.
SIYB Association of East Africa
P.O. Box 105339,TIB Estate,Mbezi Beach,Africana
Dar es Salaam,Tanzania
Phone:+255 756 098088/757 2995294