Partners & Funders
The Department of Health (DoH) is one of loveLife’s primary funders. The DoH’s vision is for a caring and humane society in which all South Africans have access to affordable, good quality health care.
Its mission is to consolidate and build on the achievements of the past five years in improving access to health care for all and reducing inequity. The DoH also focusses on working in partnership with other stakeholders to improve the quality of care at all levels of the health system, especially preventive and promotive health, and to improve the overall efficiency of the health care delivery system.
For more info, visit www.doh.gov.za.
Sport and Recreation South Africa (SRSA) is fundamentally a facilitator and regulator working towards the vision of an active and winning nation. The mission of SRSA is to maximise access, development and excellence at all levels of participation in sport and recreation in order to improve social cohesion, nation building and the quality of life of all South Africans.The main responsibility of SRSA is to develop national policies and guidelines for sport and recreation in the country. The Department ensures that effective partnerships are in place with other implementers of sport and recreation such as provinces and municipalities as well as the confederation and sports federations. The Department also partners with non-governmental organisations such as loveLife in the promotion of HIV and Aids awareness through sport.
For more info, visit www.srsa.gov.za.
KFW is both an experienced bank and a development institution with financing expertise, an expert knowledge of development policy and many years of national and international experience. KFW finance and support programmes and projects that mainly involve public sector players in developing countries and emerging economies – from their conception and execution to monitoring their success. Their goal is to help our partner countries fight poverty, maintain peace, protect both the environment and the climate and shape globalisation in an appropriate way.
For more info, visit www.kfw-entwicklungsbank.de
The German International Cooperation (GIZ) was formed on 1 January 2011. It brings together the long-standing expertise of the DED, GTZ and InWEnt. As part of GIZ development services, GIZ seconds technical advisors to partner countries. GIZ operates in more than 130 countries worldwide and in many fields, including economic development and employment; governance and democracy; security, reconstruction, peace building and civil conflict transformation; food security, health and basic education; and environmental protection, resource conservation and climate change mitigation. GIZ employs approximately 17,000 staff members worldwide, more than 60% of whom are local personnel.
For further information, go to www.giz.de
UNFPA is the lead UN agency for delivering a world where every pregnancy is wanted, every childbirth is safe and every young person’s potential is fulfilled. UNFPA expands the possibilities for women and young people to lead healthy and productive lives. Since UNFPA started working in 1969, the number – and rate – of women dying from complications of pregnancy or childbirth has been halved. Families are smaller and healthier. Young people are more connected and empowered than ever before.
For further information, go to www.unfpa.org
Volkswagen of South Africa is a wholly owned subsidiary of Volkswagen Aktiengessellschaft (VWAG) in Germany. It is the largest German investment in South Africa and is a major contributor to foreign direct investment, technology transfer and skills development.
Volkswagen of South Africa is located in Uitenhage, an industrial town some 35 km from Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape. For generations, Volkswagen of South Africa has led the pack in the key areas of transformation. Volkswagen of South Africa believes very strongly that job creation and skills development will fuel Black Economic Empowerment.
Their priority is to build a strong and successful business which protects and creates jobs within Volkswagen of South Africa and the broader Volkswagen family of suppliers and franchised Dealers.
For more info, visit www.vw.co.za.