Welcome to AFIDBA
Boosting impact-focused
and digital start-ups in Africa
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Who Are we ?

AFIDBA is a multidisciplinary, multi-stakeholder, international and bilingual program dedicated to the inclusive, digital and sustainable economic growth in continental Africa.

The Bondy Innovation association, with the support of the NGO Positive Planet International and a consortium of nine stakeholders, driven by a common will to contribute to the sustainable economic development of the African continent, won a call for projects launched by Agence Française de Développement (AFD) and launched the AFIDBA program on January 1st , 2019.

What We Do

Acceleration

The sourcing and acceleration of 60 start-ups with inclusive and digital components to contribute to their scaling-up

Capacity Building

Capacity building of the incubators on the specificities of supporting projects with digital and inclusive business components, through the sharing of best practices and the setting up of training courses.

Funding

Via the setting up of the AFIDBA fund worth € 540,000 allowing some start-ups to obtain hybrid financing (50% zero interest rate loan & 50% subsidy).

Sensitization

The implementation of an sensitization program on certain themes including entrepreneurship, digital and inclusive business for different audiences (Bop, public authorities, entrepreneurship stakeholder etc.)

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Our Figures and Impacts

funds dedicated to the financing of AFIDBA start-ups

grant from AFD

months of acceleration

laureates scaling their businesses up

countries of intervention

advocacy workshops

Our Dream Team

Ninon DUVAL

Director Bond’innov

Hatoumata Magassa

AFIDBA Coordinator

Lyes Bouabdallah

Monitoring and Evaluation Officer AFIDBA

Anna Niang

AFIDBA Project Officer

Aicha Ntowa

AFIDBA Project Officer

Anne-claire Longour

AFIDBA Project Officer – LaFabrique – Burkina-faso

Jana Brahmia

AFIDBA Project Officer – LaFabrique – Burkina-faso

Lamba Ka

AFIDBA Project Officer – makesense – Senegal

Babacar Birane

CEO of Concree – Partner AFIDBA – Senegal

Esther Osei

AFIDBA Project Officer – Innohub – Ghana

Hala Elbouziri

AFIDBA Project Manager – Impactlab – Morocco

Thuy Truong

Financial Controller – AFIDBA