The mission of the GIFF Foundation is to promote community support for excellence in education and training for Ghana’s international trade sector, and to provide the resources for new projects and creative approaches for existing programs, in order to help build capacity needed to increase Ghana’s participation in international trade. As enshrined in Article IV of the General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS), Increasing Participation of Developing Countries in World Trade, there is an urgent need now to strengthen and increase the efficiency and competitiveness of the services sector locally. The freight forwarding sector serving as a major service industry to Ghana’s international trade is a sector that needs to build capacity. The GIFF Foundation is therefore committed to being the primary philanthropic organization that funds innovative educational grants to training institutions in Ghana’s international trade sector in general and the freight forwarding sector in particular
To engage business and community partners in the support of training programs for Ghana’s international trade sector and the academic achievement of trainees and students in the sector...