Infomédial Morocco – Young project leader from the Dakhla-Oued-Eddahab region was recently awarded at the final ceremony of the 1st edition of the Dakhla Business Challenge (DBC), a flagship launch program program initiated 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 before a specialized jury whose task is to designate the best projects.
The Entrepreneurship Program aims to help young project managers turn their business ideas into a business project and then move projects to profitable companies, says Rachid Boukhanfar, director of Dakhla Learning Center (DLC), training center at Phosboucraâ Foundation.
Through personal support, DLC provides counseling and information services to young members of the program to enable them to set up their projects, he explained.
Brothers Morad and Fatma Bougharioun won the first prize for their project of production and marketing of aesthetic products.
The second prize went to Hind Kantaoui, project manager for Sahraoui Deraâ-masculine costume with modern techniques, while Meriem Iziki won third prize (cherry tomato production project.) Dakhla Business Challenge allowed Federate ecosystem around an expert panel discussing different investment opportunities in the Dakhla region as well as small and medium-sized enterprises as a leverage for local economic development.
Project managers who make their projects a reality by becoming entrepreneurs continue to benefit from the center's services. A support that is always individualized will be devoted to them and whose goal is to follow the start 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 control and all specific topics that each entrepreneur requires.