Welcome to AFIDBA
Boosting African Inclusive
& Digital businesses
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We support inclusive
entrepreneurs in Africa

Meet the inclusive entrepreneurs supported by AFIDBA in 4 African countries
(Senegal, Ghana, Morocco, Burkina Faso) in the past 2 years

Key figures & Impact

countries of intervention

fund dedicated to the financing of AFIDBA start-ups

laureates scaling their businesses up

Workshops and webinars of sensitization on inclusive business

months of acceleration

Contributions to Sustainable Development Goals in 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.)

Who we are

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

Since January 2019, the AFIDBA programme, funded by Agence Française de Développement (AFD), has been run by a consortium of 11 actors (associations, NGOs, incubators, technical and financial partners) driven by a common desire to contribute to the sustainable economic development of the African continent.

The consortium is led by Bond’innov with the support of Positive Planet International.

Depuis le 1er janvier 2019, le programme AFIDBA, financé par l’Agence Française de Développement (AFD), est porté par un consortium de 11 acteurs (associations, ONG, incubateurs, partenaires techniques et financiers) mus par une volonté commune de contribuer au développement éconmique durable du continent afric

What our entrepreneurs say about us

AFIDBA is like a mini MBA programme: it is exhaustive and makes you think ahead of time and out of the box.

Gideon Dendzo

Founder, Giddins Innove

The intensive training sessions have been very beneficial and have enabled me to train my employees, thus operating a transfer of skills.

Florence Bassono

Founder, Faso Attiéké

Our dream team

Hala Elbouziri

AFIDBA Project Officer – IMPACT Lab – Morocco

Jana Brahmia

AFIDBA Project Officer – LaFabrique – Burkina Faso

Lamba Ka

AFIDBA Project Officer – makesense – Senegal

Esther Osei

AFIDBA Project Officer – Innohub – Ghana

Babacar Birane

CEO of Concree – Partner AFIDBA – Senegal

Guillaume Vigier

Programme Manager

Anna Niang

Coordination Officer

Yoann Terrom

Coordination Officer

Ninon DUVAL

Director Bond’innov

Lyes Bouabdallah

Monitoring and Evaluation Officer AFIDBA

Thuy Truong

Financial Controller – AFIDBA