INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT PRORGRAMME FOR SOUTH AFRICA (IIPSA)

This is the Infrastructure Investment Program for South Africa(IIPSA). Please Click Here  to  view more about the programme and to download the application guide to assist you in completing the online registration and application.

 The key aim of the Infrastructure Investment Programme for South Africa (IIPSA) is to assist the South African Government to address its Medium Term Strategic Framework and the National Development Plan which seeks to improve the conditions of life of South Africans by addressing poverty and unemployment, as well as contributing to enhancing regional economic integration in the South African Development Community (SADC) Region.

The main purpose of the IIPSA funding is to enhance sustainable economic growth and the delivery of key services affecting development in South Africa and in the SADC Region. IIPSA is expected to support the implementation of the government's infrastructure programme and to addressing the constraints to infrastructure development in South Africa and in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Region. Financial leverage is a key principle of the IIPSA.

The programme will provide innovative financing involving the co-funding of EU grants together with loans from participating Development Finance Institutions. IIPSA will support the development of both national and regional infrastructure projects as spelled out in South Africa's national infrastructure programme, under the auspices and guidance of National Treasury), and its regional infrastructure programme, under the auspices and guidance of the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO).