What is it about?
The KBF Africa Prize (awarded every other year) aims to reward individuals or organisations who are making an outstanding contribution to development in Africa.
The Prize pays particular attention to initiatives which stand out as the best in their field, significantly improve the quality of life of the populations they serve, and empower local communities to take development into their own hands.The KBF Africa Prize rewards African organisations which contribute to sustainably improving the lives of people in Africa. It pays particular attention to initiatives that tackle challenges in Africa in transformative ways, which are resilient and adaptable in a constantly changing context, which have a long-term vision, and which empower people to take their future into their own hands.
The KBF Africa Prize is awarded every other year. It seeks to draw attention to the many inspirational stories, challenges and successes emerging from the African continent.
Beyond its monetary value of 200.000 euros, it offers its laureates unique opportunities to increase their visibility and promote their cause to international audiences.
The KBF Africa Prize laureate is carefully selected by an independent Selection Committee consisting of 12 international experts.
For information on the Prize and the previous Laureates, consult the KBF Africa website
Wecyclers Nigeria Limited
Building the COO's leadership and personnel management skills in order to be able to supervise all activities and contribute to the growth of Wecyclers in Nigeria.
Financial support for a key member of Wecyclers (winner of KBF 2018-19 Africa Prize) to further his knowledge/impact on the circular economy and environmental sustainability.