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BOSASA Youth Centres Northern Cape
Address: 18 Freddie Carstens Street Bergsig Springbok, Northern Cape
Short Business Description: The De Aar Child and Youth Care Centre in the Northern Cape were opened on the 12th of May 2011. This centre signifies a determination by the provincial government to ensure that young people will be kept out of prison. It provides an environment that is sensitive to the needs of some of the most disadvantaged and socially deprived youth in South African society. Bosasa aims to create a space where we can make a difference. We pledge to remember the philosophy of “every child is your child” by working not only with the children in our care but also with their guardians and communities to facilitate sustainable rehabilitation.
Core Focus: Training, Educational Awareness, Children and Youth Care
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Business Phone Number: 027 712 3496
Address: The Willows Office Park, Block 1,Unit 2b ,276 George Street, Erand Gardens Midrand, Gauteng
Short Business Description: The South African Chemical Technology Incubator is a not-for-profit business incubator, under the Small Enterprise Development Agency’s incubation program, that is dedicated to supporting the growth of very early stage technology-based businesses in the South African Chemical sector. Chemin provides clients with an exceptional entrepreneurial business environment that promotes collaboration, innovation and encourages ingenuity as well the creation of wealth. As our clients seek to start their first, or next, entrepreneurial venture, Chemin can provide them with access to the programs and services they require to succeed in the Chemicals industry. For any start-up company the road to success is long and unnerving, but making the right business decisions at the right time can make all the difference between a business success and a business dream. Chemin’s clients are afforded with the opportunity to work with highly professional and skilful business minds with the goal of nurturing and encouraging the development of new chemical technology based businesses. Chemin’s incubation program has assisted many entrepreneurs with developing ideas to profitable businesses. Our program provides an array of resources and services such as lab space, testing facilities, manufacturing equipment, office space, access to seed finance and collaboration with universities, industrial experts, financing agencies and other government departments. Core Focus: Chemical Technology Incubation
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Business Phone Number: 010 594 0641
Address: Block N&R, SABS Campus, 2 Dr Lategan Rd, Groenkloof, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Short Business Description: The Construction Industry Development Board (cidb) – a Schedule 3A public entity – was established by Act of Parliament (Act 38 of 2000) to promote a regulatory and developmental framework that builds: Construction industry delivery capability for South Africa’s social and economic growth. A proudly South African construction industry that delivers to globally competitive standards. The cidb’s focus is on Sustainable growth, capacity development and empowerment. Improved industry performance and best practice A transformed industry, underpinned by consistent and ethical procurement practices. Enhanced value to clients and society. Core Focus: Sustainable growth, capacity development and empowerment
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Business Phone Number: 012 482 7200
Address: Fatima Bhayat & Bosch Street RUSTENBURG
North West
Short Business Description: Orbit Centre for Entrepreneurship established through a partnership between the Department of Small Business Development and Orbit TVET College, the centre will provide generic enterprise development services and incubation to Orbit TVET College graduates as well as members of the community. This centre will offer graduates who cannot be absorbed by the labour market the necessary skills and resources to start and grow their own businesses. In addressing the media during a press briefing, the Deputy Minister the centre is in line with the department’s plan to facilitate the development and growth of small businesses and co-operatives. Core Focus: Education
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Business Phone Number: 014-592 8461/2
Address: 77 Meintjies Street
Short Business Description: The National Informal Business Upliftment Strategy (NIBUS) is driven by the Department of Small Business Development to address the development void at the lower base of Small, Medium and Micro Enterprise (SMME) Development. The NIBUS seeks to uplift informal businesses and render support to local chambers/business associations and Municipal Local Economic Development offices to deliver and facilitate access to upliftment programmes. The focus will mainly be on designated groups, i.e. women, youth and people with disabilities, in townships and rural areas of South Africa. The strategy advances Government’s priorities of speeding up growth and transforming the economy to create decent work and sustainable livelihoods through inclusive growth. Core Focus: Development, support and upliftment
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Business Phone Number: 0861 843 384
Department of Trade and Industry
Address: Private Bag X84, Pretoria, Gauteng, 0001
Short Business Description: The Department of Trade and Industry (also known as the dti) is the department of the South African government with responsibility for commercial policy and industrial policy. the dti and its subsidiary agencies are involved in promoting economic development, Black Economic Empowerment, implementing commercial law (including companies law and intellectual property law), promoting and regulating international trade, and consumer protection. Core Focus: Development, Black Economic Empowerment, Regulations.
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Business Phone Number: 0861 843 384
Address: Private Bag X84, Pretoria, Gauteng, 0001
Short Business Description: The Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) initiated the Incubation Support Programme (ISP) to develop incubators and create successful enterprises with the potential to revitalise communities and strengthen local and national economies. In continuing to strengthen economic development through broadening participation in the economy, the ISP aims to ensure that small, micro and medium enterprises (SMMEs) graduate into the mainstream economy through the support provided by the incubators. The ISP is one of the support measures to encourage partnerships in which big business assists SMMEs with skills transfer, enterprise development, supplier development and marketing opportunities. Focus Areas: Develop Incubators
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Business Phone Number: 012 394 1073
Durban University of Technology
Address: P O Box 1334, Durban KwaZulu Natal
Short Business Description: The Durban University of Technology is a result of the merger in April 2002 of two prestigious technikons, ML Sultan and Technikon Natal. It was named the Durban Institute of Technology and later became the Durban University of Technology in line with the rest of the universities of technology. DUT, a member of the International Association of Universities, is a multi-campus university of technology at the cutting edge of higher education, technological training and research. The university aspires to be a “preferred university for developing leadership in technology and productive citizenship”, and to “making knowledge useful”. Focus Areas: Education
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Business Phone Number: 031 373 2000
Address: Block B, East London IDZ, Science and Technology Park, Lower Chester Rd, Sunnyridge, East London, Eastern Cape
Short Business Description: The Eastern Cape Information Technology Initiative (ECITI) is a non -profit company, established by the Eastern Cape Development Corporation (ECDC) in 2004. It was setup to facilitate the sustainable development for small, micro and medium enterprises (SMMEs) in the information communication and technology (ICT) and film sectors in the Eastern Cape. Our programmes are designed to stimula te the Eastern Cape’s ICT sector with the aim to position the province as one of Africa’s leading centres for ICT excellence. Core Focus: Development, IT
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Business Phone Number: 087 373 0970
Address: Corner Ballito Drive & Link Road, Ballito, North Coast KwaZulu-Natal
Short Business Description: Enterprise iLembe is an Economic Development Agency of the iLembe District Municipality mandated to drive economic development and promote trade and investment in the region. The philosophy that drives Enterprise iLembe is built on promoting a participatory process where local people from all sectors work together to stimulate local commercial activity, resulting in a resilient and sustainable economy. It is a tool that will help create decent jobs and improve the quality of life for everyone, including the poor and marginalized. This is reflected in the Industrial Development Strategy developed around the District. We think global and act local. Core Focus: Economic development and promote trade and investment.
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Business Phone Number: 032 946 1256