• Enterprise


    FIDC wishes to promote entrepreneurial activity in the islands, primarily through encouraging more young people to start their own business. FIDC will work with stakeholders, such as the Department of Education and successful entrepreneurs, to alleviate the barriers of establishing new businesses and promoting entrepreneurship.
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The Youth Entrepreneurship Scheme (Y.E.S) is an FIDC project that aims to develop the business capacity of the Falkland Islands population by aiding and promoting sustainable business development within the local community, including the creation of new businesses and assisting the expansion of existing businesses.


YES aims to educate young people, and the public more generally, about business, economics and free enterprise.

FIDC currently offers a number of services that can be utilised by existing and future entrepreneurs and business owners. These include:


For further details, please contact Louise Ellis at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call at 27211. 




















About the FIDC

FIDC acts as the national economic development agency for the Falkland Islands and is tasked to develop the commercial sector of the Falkland Islands by being one of the principal partners delivering the Economic, Rural and Tourism Development Strategies.

To help drive sustainable economic growth and assist in the creation of new jobs and opportunities, FIDC provides various forms of support and assistance to the Falkland’s business community.