Mbadika means ‘idea’ in Kimbundu. Kimbundu is a language popularly spoken in the Northern region of Angola. The word ‘Mbadika’ embodies the entire spirit of this site to our organization.

Mbadika, to say it simply, is an organization about ideas and the people who create them.

However, Mbadika is not simply about innovators and the ideas that drive their lives.

Mbadika is also an organization which applies these ideas to the real world through various international programs (e.g. Diiaki-Brasil, Diiaki-Chile, and Diiaki-Mexico) and research in order to develop and foster innovative thinking around the world.