Start-up Challenge Digital Africa
Startup Challenge Digital Africa (#DigitalAfrica)
For the first time, the French Development Agency (AFD), which for almost 75 years has been funding development projects in Africa, and Bpifrance, have joined forces to launch the "Digital Africa Start-up Challenge", an innovation competition to promote the development of digital startups in Africa !
African and French startups can submit their applications in the fintech, health, environment-energy and agricultural sectors. African and French entrepreneurs should submit key elements of their entrepreneurial project and indicate in which of the four categories they wish to compete, namely fintech, health, environment/energy or agriculture.
Applications may be submitted until November 15th, 2016, via the Digital Africa platform
10 startups will thus be rewarded.
They will be invited to come and present their project and meet partners during the 27th Africa-France Summit, to be held at Bamako on 13 and 14 January 2017.
For more info, you can download the event’s press release (PDF, 596.7 Ko).