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Imanzi Business Institute’s vision is to become a world-class knowledge centre for African entrepreneurs and businesses

Bpifrance and IBI sign a partnership to strengthen the support of Rwanda's entrepreneurs

This partnership agreement
demonstrates a strong common conviction that supporting entrepreneurs is the key to
the growth of SMEs, a source of value creation and employment. More
broadly, it also highlights the willingness of both institutions to support and
promote their economic cooperation and to foster the development of an
entrepreneurial ecosystem; through business development trainings.


Our Services

Ecosystem Networking

IBI brings together incubators, accelerators, training providers, investors and more to collaborate for the benefit of the private sector.

Business skills training

From social media marketing training to bookkeeping, the skills and knowledge you need to run your business

Value Chain Networking

Bringing together manufacturers, retailers, logistics providers, etc. to identify related activities, challenges and come up with creative solutions that will benefit the sectors involved.

Business Acceleration

IBI will provide an Accelerator program to support businesses beyond what can be achieved through training alone. An Accelerator will combine training with customized capacity building and mentoring.


Are you an entrepreneur or small business owner? Do you know there are many free services available in Rwanda to help you grow your business? IBI can direct you to the appropriate organization.

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