DigiFemmes Start

If you are an entrepreneur and want to develop your leadership potential and gain access to new skills and tools essential to the development of your business, DigiFemmes Start can help you.

The basics.

54 free and collective 3-day training sessions on leadership and data in 6 Ivorian cities (Abidjan, Bouaké, San Pedro, Korhogo, Abengourou, Daloa)

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The Numbers Speak For Themselves.

The innovative pedagogy will develop the skills that top employers around the world are looking and paying well for.

$1 Billion

Portfolio Value

We've invested in entrepreneurs from across the world and have seen what works. We will work with you to leverage these learnings.



A huge, global network of entrepreneurs, investors, mentors, experts and partners is behind you.

10 Years

of Experience

We've been supporting entrepreneurs in more than 80 countries for a long time - we're excited to bring this experience to you.

A twofold training action

Take part in one-time, 100% hands-on sessions that allow you to strengthen your skills/knowledge in both Leadership and Digital Data Management, key topics that support the development and management of your business. These themes are proposed based on the needs identified by the communities of communities of women entrepreneurs in the 6 cities of the project. At the end of each session, you will develop:

Your ability to undertake effectively on the themes of Leadership and Data by making you strong carriers of innovative projects

Your digital skills and fill the data exploitation gap, through an inclusive model that allows you to leverage the use of new technologies

Your entrepreneurial spirit to increase your competitiveness and resilience to the competition

Your network by joining a network of women entrepreneurs in Côte d'Ivoire

Your ability to learn through the collective intelligence methodology

Connecting with strategic partners

Through these sessions, you will be introduced to financial and technical actors in order to facilitate access to opportunities for your company.

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What You Will Learn.

A few examples of topics addressed

Pitch your project effectively and develop strategies to attract funders on social networks. Develop your self-confidence to promote your business on social networks against your competitors

Monitor marketing and competition in order to optimize its offers thanks to digital technology Improve customer relations by collecting and analyzing data. Create and protect data from the company's Facebook page (activities).

Break the myth about your ability to create a website for your business and get started. Know how to create content and visuals for better online sales. Use your online presence to increase the visibility of your business.

To join a women's community

We believe in the power of collaboration. We believe that learning doesn't just happen in a classroom or in a training program. Belonging to a community of peers means learning from each other and gaining confidence and power together. It is also about having a shoulder, an ear and a helping hand when you need it.

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We are proud to offer worldclass support for entrepreneurs. At no cost to you.

The DigiFemmes program is free for all women entrepreneurs who are accepted in the application process.

Let's get started!
  • 9 Months of Support
  • Vibrant Campus and Workspace
  • Investor & Mentor Introductions
  • Community of Women Entrepreneurs and Coders
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How to Join.

If you are a woman entrepreneur with a startup or SME interested in DigiFemmes Start's short training sessions, please apply - we want to hear from you! Please find details on the selection process below.

Step 1: Fill in the application form

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Step 2 - Selection

Based on the information you provide, we will make a selection of beneficiaries according to a set of criteria.

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Step 3 - Final registration and integration of the training

Once selected, you will receive an email confirming your participation

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What You're In For.

Applications Open

27 June 2023

Application Deadline

2nd July 2023

Participants selection

3-4 July 2023

Korhogo Sessions

06-08 July 2023

Applications for sessions are now open

All you have to do is click on the button below and fill out the required information! We look forward to meeting you!

To go even further

If you are an entrepreneur and have taken or plan to take part in the DigiFemmes Start program, we have more good news for you. Grâce au programme Digifemmes, vous avez la possibilité d'aller encore plus loin dans le renforcement de vos capacités en entreprenariat et en numérique.

Join the Tech4Business program

Through our partnership with Microsoft you have the opportunity to follow the Tech4Business program. This is a short online training, 100% free of charge, through which you will be able to deepen your entrepreneurial skills (how to create a business, explore the market, manage risks and financial objectives, study the market, etc.) but also the digital skills necessary for the good management of your business. More information to come

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This website was made possible by a grant from the people of the United States to SAFEEM through the Millennium Challenge Corporation and USAID. The information provided on this site is not official U.S. government information and does not represent the views or positions of the U.S. government.

This program is independent of and complementary to the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) and Millennium Challenge Account (MCA) Compact programs also underway in Côte d'Ivoire.

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