IF Project

Déploiement des technologies et innovations environnementales pour le développement durable et la réduction de la pauvreté (PDTIE)

Project duration

48 Months

Start 26/01/21 End 25/01/25


Cameroon, DRC




  • Innovation Fund
  • R&I
  • Youth/women
  • Indigenous knowledge
  • Climate Change & environment
  • Digitalisation

The project aims to support an enabling and inclusive ecosystem for applied research and innovation in the DRC and Cameroon in the sustainable development sector by acting to strengthen and improve applied R&I capacity through:

– Training of targeted scientists, technicians and engineers;

– the provision of the necessary material and financial resources;

– support for scientific and technical innovations in favor of sustainable development and adapted to local contexts, needs and knowledge;

– the social and financial accessibility of populations and the private sector to the technical knowledge generated.






1st call for proposals for third party projects (May-Sep 21)


Project coordinator

Institut de la Francophonie pour le développement durable (IFDD)- Canada


Ingénieurs Sans Frontières (ISF)- Cameroun

Entrepreneurship Development Educational Network in Africa (EDEN)- Cameroun

Incubation d’Entreprises et Formations Managériales, Université Kongo- RDC

Third grantees

  • École Nationale Supérieure Polytechnique de Yaoundé (Cameroun)
  • École nationale supérieure des sciences agro-industrielles de l’Université de Ngaoundéré (Cameroun)
  • Mission de Promotion de Matériaux Locaux (Cameroun)
  • École régionale postuniversitaire d’aménagement et de gestion intégrés des forêts et territoires tropicaux (RDC)
  • Université Évangélique en Afrique (RDC)
  • Université de Kinshasa (RDC)