Yop.Crealab, the very first multidisciplinary third place, extends over a site of 2000m² in Yopougon, Côte d’Ivoire. This center is dedicated to cultural and creative professions and practices, digital technology and ecology, in support of youth and employment. At the Yop.Crealab, people can learn craft skills, digital arts, and blogging from various partners. There is a media library, a play area (for painting, drawing, etc.) and a mobile Fab Lab to stimulate digital innovation and creativity everywhere, including in rural areas. Yop.Crealab is also designed to serve as a talent incubator: the new skills developed in various fields within the Fab Lab will be used to support local companie.
- Organization Yopougon town hall, French Development Agency, Culture et Développement (NGO)
- Location Côte d’Ivoire
- Creation date 09/05/2019
- Project category Smart CitySmart-economy