The French initiative, Choose Africa, fulfils  France’s commitment to support the African entrepreneurial impetus.

With Choose Africa, the AFD Group (Agence Française de Développement and its private sector financing-arm, Proparco) aims to accompany MSMEs and entrepreneurs at all stages of their development, via a wide range of financing and support solutions.

2.5 billion euros will be dedicated to supporting African entrepreneurs, by 2022. In total, nearly 10 000 MSMEs will benefit from this initiative.