During the lifetime of the project,

SESA will run two open and competitive funding calls:

The first open call

will be directed to the validation countries (Ghana, Morocco, South Africa, Malawi and Namibia) with the aim to validate the selected proof of technology concepts and business models. It is expected to be launched in October 2022. 

The second open call

will focus on replication countries, starting with Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Tanzania, but also reaching beyond to boost replication of the SESA concepts more widely across Africa. It will aim to boost the replication anduptake of the most promising business models and technologies developed in the SESA living labs. It is expected to be launched in October 2023.