A place to bring together women entrepreneurs, backbone of the African continent and the force behind this digital revolution. JFD will offer training, international events, networking, and facilitate access to financing to boost their business.
This inauguration was held in the presence of local and international personalities including Camélia Ntoutoume-Leclercq, Minister Delegate to the Minister of Higher Education, Scientific Research, Technology Transfer and JFD Ambassador, Léod-Paul Batolo, Administrator Managing Director Comilog, Ingrid Jaumain, Managing Director Total Marketing Gabon, Marc Civelli, Managing Director GVA Gabon, Robert Masumbuko, Managing Director Gabon African Development Bank, Virginie Mounanga, Entrepreneur CEO, Blanc Cristal, Alice Ouedraogo, Representative of the World Bank in Gabon, Sana Sionné, Managing Director Canal + Gabon as well as Laure Bigourd, Managing Director, Gabon 24.
The inauguration of JFD in Libreville on March 23 was also an opportunity to celebrate the Africa 2021 laureates of the Margaret Prize, under the high patronage of Mr. Emmanuel Macron, President of the French Republic. Margaret Entrepreneur Africa, Nneile NKHOLISE, co-founder & CEO 3DIMO in South Africa – Margaret Intrapreneur Africa, Eloho OMAME, founder of FirstCheck Africa in Nigeria – Margaret Junior Africa, Xaviera KOWO, 18, Cameroonian programmer – Jury coup de coeur Margaret Junior, Rose TUO, 15, Ivorian developer of the X-Market project.
« JFD Gabon is a place of innovation, a space for exchange and emulation, a powerful network that we want pan-African and pan-European. We can no longer deprive ourselves of half of the talents. We must act from early age to give birth to vocations. It is a question of equality but above all, of competitiveness. I invite all actors to mobilize in supporting and strengthening this community of women who are changing the world! »
Delphine Remy-Boutang, CEO, JFD & President GEN France
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