Action Lab for Development

Unverified non-profit organisation

Action Lab for Development (ACTLAB Cameroon) is a NGO that works with rural communities on a range of issues including social entrepreneurship, agriculture and COVID-19 response and preparedness in Cameroon.

ACTLAB also trains/sponsors orphans, providing education, food and other basic necessities, and recruits volunteers from the UK and the US.

The main activities of ACTLAB have been/are:

. To support local initiatives oriented towards creative innovation and entrepreneurship by providing tools and opportunities that track continuous improvement
. To educate and promote the training of entrepreneurs in terms of social welfare and fair business participation through sensitization
. To facilitate knowledge–sharing between entrepreneurs, institution and other organizations by promoting networking and training activities
. To mentor young entrepreneurs on skills and techniques that can enable a more clear view of a social business environment
. To promote skills based volunteering in youth and universal access to research and education by building digital platforms for community knowledge commons and supporting local ingenuity.


Year established


Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

Less than 500,000

Participant in relevant networks

North West Association of Development Organizations Platform of Actors for the Fight Against HIV/AIDS in Cameroon

Further information

About this organisation

Partnership types

Advocacy of global issues; Project funding; Provision of goods

Regions / countries / territories

Africa: Cameroon

Global issues

Children, youth and family welfare; Education and training; Job creation and all (7)