French Startup Opens in Morocco
Simplon, a French startup with social purposes, which aims to train young people for the digital business free of charge, will soon open a branch in Casablanca. The objective of Simplon Morocco is to train young unqualified or poorly qualified people under the of age of 25 years , from working class areas, to contribute to the development of the digital economy in Morocco. The training also extends to other categories: unemployed, recipients of social welfare, senior retirees, women and people with disabilities. The idea is to fill the gap in expertise in certain trades in high demand by companies. Note that Simplon was recently labeled “French Tech” and “Large digital school” by French Preside
nt Francois Hollande.