GAN Networks in Africa


Hosted by Employers Consultative Association of Malawi (ECAM)

Launched in 2017

Focus areas: 

  1. Legislative efforts to raise the allowance allocated to apprentices.

  2. Establishing sustainable partnerships for GAN Malawi activities.

  3. Coordinate work-readiness programmes with universities.


Hosted by Namibian Employers' Federation (NEF)

Launched in 2018

Focus areas: 

  1. Assisting with the selection and recruitment of apprentices and interns.

  2. Assisting with placing new trainees into training institutions.

  3. Promote the importance of apprenticeships and internships among employers, and the incentives from Namibia Training Authority (NTA).

  4. Offer guidance and support to member companies regarding apprentices and interns.

  5. Forge partnerships with other organisations who can offer services such as mentoring, training for financial literacy, or entrepreneurship to youth.


Hosted by Association of Tanzania Employers (ATE)

Launched in 2017

Focus areas: 

  1. To raise awareness and understanding of apprenticeships in Tanzania.

  2. To facilitate knowledge and sharing of apprenticeship experiences and practices.

  3. To contribute to the improvement of apprenticeship regulatory framework in reducing the gap between knowledge generated in the educational system and the skills demanded by employers.