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Financial Management for Small Business Owners

Cence will be acting as host employer for a Skills Programme funded by Services SETA. 257 Candidates will be trained in Financial Management for Small Businesses (NQF Level 4) with the following focus areas: • Viability and Feasibility Research • Marketing • Financial Management • Tendering Training will commence in January 2016 and will be…

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Cence Amandla Project


Cence believes in the power of entrepreneurship and an entrepreneurial spirit to tackle challenges in our communities, create jobs and to stimulate economic growth. In this spirit, we regularly motivate and support upcoming entrepreneurs in attending various courses, such as the Amandla! Project – training to equip them with basic business skills through business training.…

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Cence Energy Environment

Energy and Environment Partnership Programme

ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENT PARTNERSHIP PROGRAMME WITH SOUTHERN AND EASTERN AFRICA PRE-FEASIBILITY: ETHANOL PRODUCTION FROM SWEET SORGHUM TO SUPPORT THE COMPREHENSIVE RURAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM IN SOUTH AFRICA [SA 334] This  programme is jointly funded by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Finland (lead donor), The Austrian Development Agency (ADA) and thet UK’s Department for International Development…

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Cence Malmesbury

Enablement Centre for Farm Worker Communities – Malmesbury

An information and consultative meeting regarding a sustainable, multi-facetted enablement centre planned for farm worker communities in the Swartland was recently held in Malmesbury. The envisaged enablement centre is the result of collaborative thinking and action by development practitioners from Cence and U-Grow Rural Development/Landelike Ontwikkeling. The meeting, themed Reconciliation and Hope through Collaboration, was…

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Cence Garden Project

Mitchells Plain Food Garden Project

Cence has been appointed by Mitchells Plain Skills Centre NPC and Mitchells Plain Education Forum to implement a food garden project in Mitchells Plain. Project Deliverables: Identify 100 people to participate in the household food garden project; Identify and train 10 people as group leaders; Train the 100 candidates and 10 group leaders in the…

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Cence King Sigcawu

Cence signs MOU with King Sigcawu, Eastern Cape

Cence signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Sinokuzenzela Community Development NPC and King Zwelonke Sigcawu from the Willowvale District in the Eastern Cape on 5 October 2013. In terms of this agreement, Cence will establish projects that will be able to offer the following opportunities in job and wealth creation for communities in the district:…

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Cence MTN Foundation

MTN Foundation Kgwebo ya Batsha

The MTN Kgwebo ya Batsha / Young Entrepreneurs Project was launched in June 2009 and implemented for 4 years with the exit phase scheduled for the end of 2012. MTN Foundation together with CENCE identified and registered 15 schools per

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Cence Schools Vegatables

Mitchell’s Plain Schools Vegetable Gardens

The Agri-Entrepreneur project in Mitchell’s Plain, aims to address nutritional needs of school students in the area. Our motivation is the ideal that if children are not hungry, they are better able to learn and stay in school and ultimately will be able to access development opportunities which will contribute their economic well-being – and…

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Cence Learnership

AgriSETA Learnership

The aim of the project is to, through the support and assistance of the AgriSETA, provide the learners with an accredited qualification – National Certificate in Plant Production NQF 1. With this project Cence acts as Skills Development Facilitator to facilitate learning according to Unit Standards and assess learning progress according to Specific Outcomes of…

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Cence Elsenburg Composting

Earthworm Project – Elsenburg Agricultural Project

After worms had to give way to a new road at the Fresh Mark distribution centre in Brackenfell, a subsidiary of the Shoprite Checkers group, the management generously decided to hand over their earthworm project to the Department of Agriculture at Elsenburg and Cence for training purposes. Mr Johan Marx, Executive Director of Cence, a…

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