AyadaLab is the first Franco-German skills-building and incubation programme for young entrepreneurs in West Africa. Initiated and jointly led by the Goethe Institute and the Institut français, it supports the growth of cultural, digital and social entrepreneurship projects.
AyadaLab offers multi-stage support:
- Local workshops to support start-ups
- An individualised mentorship over 12 months with experts in cultural and social entrepreneurship from West Africa
- A regional networking session
- An invitation to Paris and Berlin to form partnerships with German and French entrepreneurs.