ICDL Africa is a subsidiary of ICDL Foundation, the not-for-profit certifying authority of ICDL.

ICDL Africa, a subsidiary of the ICDL Foundation, serves as the not-for-profit certifying authority for the globally recognized International Computer Driving License (ICDL). This certification validates essential digital skills and proficiency in computer applications, offering a standardized benchmark for individuals worldwide.

The significance of ICDL in Africa is pivotal, acting as a catalyst for digital literacy, economic development, and social inclusion. Backed by endorsements from international organizations, corporations, and governments, ICDL prepares individuals for the challenges and opportunities of the digital era. Through strategic partnerships and unwavering advocacy, ICDL actively contributes to the construction of a digitally empowered Africa.

ICDL’s impact on the continent is palpable through its integration into education systems, providing a valuable tool for both formal education and lifelong learning. With support from international bodies, corporations, and governments, ICDL plays a crucial role in bridging the digital divide, offering accessible training programs that ensure inclusivity and empowerment across diverse backgrounds. The program’s significance is further underscored by success stories, partnerships, and endorsements from UNESCO and governmental organizations. ICDL Africa, established to guide ICDL standards in the African context, manages the accreditation of a growing network of ICDL Accredited Test Centers (ATCs) and forms partnerships aligned with national economic development and capacity-building goals. The quality and reputation of ICDL, built on over twenty-five years of experience and innovation, solidify its position as a leader in digital certification programs, with over 17 million people certified in over 40 languages worldwide. Ongoing innovation, rigorous test design methodologies, and unwavering commitment to quality assurance standards maintain ICDL’s success in advancing digital literacy and socio-economic development.

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Meet the ICDL Africa team

ICDL Africa team is based in Kigali Rwanda. We are part of ICDL Foundation, the global governing body for ICDL. We work with partners across Africa and also directly manage a network of ICDL Accredited Test Centers in several territories.

ICDL Africa

Career Center Building | KG 541 ST,

9th Floor– PO Box 3974

Kigali, Rwanda


Tel +250 788380102