The finalists of the Orange Social Venture Prize 2019 are...

The 48 national winners of the Orange Social Venture Prize Africa & Middle East 2019 being known, it remained to decide between them and propose to the International Jury a list of finalists. It’s done!

These finalists were selected as the result of both the careful review of every application by Orange Group experts and the online votes by Entrepreneur Club users.

Without further ado, here are the ten projects the International Jury will examine in order to designate three great winners:

  • Baloon (Ivory Cost)
  • Chaque souffle compte (Cameroon)
  • Denko Kunafoni (Mali)
  • Flit Ride (Madagascar) and winner of the public’s choice prize
  • Galaxy Hub (Guinea)
  • JPL : transforming ‘waste’ into incomes and job opportunities (Liberia)
  • Payless Cloth Pad (Liberia)
  • Safe (Madagascar)
  • Sunu Mbay (Senegal)
  • Ubuntu 2S (Guinea Bissau)

CONGRATULATIONS to all the teams whose projects managed to reach this stage of the competition among the 1333 candidates. They all put forward in their own way the cause of social entrepreneurship in Africa. These finalists have already won a personalized mentoring with our partner Bond’innov (project incubator)!

See you on November 12, 2019 at AfricaCom in Cape Town (South Africa) to know the names of the 3 winners of the 2019 Grand Prix.