(Yabda يبدأ is the Arab word for beginning, initiating)
    Matching the high research and development potential of Universities in the Maghreb region with soaring youth unemployment rates
  • Entrepreneurial training
    Capacity-building in ten Maghreb Universities
    for the promotion of spin-off entrepreneurship
  • Network of excellence
    University-led entrepreneurship training and support in the Maghreb region

The Yabda Competition is open!

Do you have an innovative idea or a start-up project? The Yabda project can accompany you for the success of your project. To participate, fill in the form: bit.ly/2VWxDrl

Latest articles from Yabda community


Yabda International Conference and prize

07/10/2021, 23:21

On October 5th, 2021, after the pre-final rounds at a national level on July and September, the international final round was organised in hybrid mode. The event began with the introduction made by the coordinator of the YABDA project at the Maghreb level.


Yabda National Conferences

22/09/2021, 23:21

On the occasion of the Call for “Innovative Projects” a series of competitions were organized in the local level. The competition began with a call for applications to students and administrative and technical staff as well as educational staff of partner universities to submit their entrepreneurial ideas. In the context of the competition, local final rounds were organized at the level of each university, and then a national final was organized at the level of each country. The local competitions took place mostly during month July of 2020.


Yabda Training Program

02/08/2021, 23:21

The first step of the elaboration of the deliverable D3.2 was based on the call for applications that had to be submitted by the candidates in order to expose their entrepreneurial ideas organizing them and representing them in the context of a potential and descriptive project. The Call for “Innovative Projects” Applications started at first from 25th December 2019 to 25th March 2020. Due to the circumstances and delays that pandemic provoked, the renewal of the call for applications was defined from 25th October to 31st December 2020.