Infomediaria from Morocco. Young project leaders from the Dakhla-Oued-Eddahab region recently received the closing ceremony of the first edition of the Dakhla Business Challenge (DBC), an emblematic emblematic program started by the Phosboucraâ Foundation.
This event was an opportunity for the 12 entrepreneurs (4 women and 8 men) who represented 6 sectors, already selected from 52 competing projects, to present their projects to a specialized jury whose goal is to design the best projects.
The entrepreneurial program aims to help young project leaders turn their business ideas into a business project and then move projects to viable businesses, said Rachid Boukhanfar, director of the Dakhla Learning Center (DLC). training center under the Phosboucraâ Foundation.
Through personalized support, the DLC offers advisory and information services to the new members of the program so that they can configure their projects, he explained.
The brothers Morad and Fatma Bougharioun obtained the first prize for their project to produce and commercialize cosmetic products.
The second prize was for Hind Kantaoui, promoter of the Sahraoui Deraâ male costume design with modern techniques, while Meriem Iziki won the third prize (cherry tomato production project). The Dakhla Business Challenge allowed Federate the ecosystem around a panel of experts that discusses different investment opportunities in the Dakhla region, as well as the role of small and medium-sized businesses as a lever for local economic development.
The project leaders who make their projects a reality and who become entrepreneurs continue to benefit from the services of the center. An always individualized support will be provided whose objective is to follow the beginning and development of their activities, their achievements and the challenges they will face.
The center's support will be at different levels: commercial decision making, production organization, accounting and financial management management and all the specific topics that each entrepreneur requires.