OUR MISSION & OBJECTIVES
2. Idea Incubation, Development & Mentorship
1. Research & Advocacy
We conduct descriptive and interventional studies and solicit Government participation and support in solving problems, implementing workable solutions.
Promoting Youth Participation in National Development
To lead an interaction between a Nation’s Youth and Government, solving human and economic development problems through Research and
Through our Ideas Bridge Academy (IBA), we engage in free coaching and development workshops for young innovation leaders and practitioners. We nurture creativity and innovation through the process of ideation; generating and developing new ideas, where all stages of the thought cycle through actualization are supported.
Our experts work side-by-side with innovators and intending entrepreneurs, providing continuous learning, mentorship, career counselling and access to further innovation tools and techniques.
As part of our Innovation programmes, we manage the Ideas Bridge Network (IBN), a platform for debates and discussions to engage the youth and middle aged in participatory National development dicussions.
The Focus on Development Africa Initiate (FodAfrica) started in 2013 as a Youth based organization that promotes participation in Human and Economic Development. We take up projects that enable the youth to gain experience and earn income in their area of expertise while serving the community. We also create a platform for Youth interaction with the Government by building the capacity of youth to conduct in-depth evidence-based research, develop ideas, build community based projects and solicit individual, Stakeholder and Government support.