Artificial Intelligence for Development AI4D - Lab

A unique collaboration between UDOM & NM-AIST to foster Research, Training and Innovation in AI

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AI4D Africa's Anglophone Multidisciplinary Research Lab


This project is a unique collaboration across two public academic institutions in Tanzania, UDOM & NM-AIST; with the aim of establishing a multidisciplinary AI4D lab that fosters research, training, innovation, and internationalization. The lab will bring together academia, industries and public institutions in Africa to develop research-based AI solutions that can contribute to addressing societal challenges in an equitable and gender responsive manner.

Main Objective

The main objective of the Lab is to strengthen the capacity of a public university in Africa to conduct high-quality, multidisciplinary, responsible AI research and teaching by establishing a multidisciplinary and gender-inclusive Africa Artificial Intelligence for Development research laboratory.


The University of Dodoma

College of Informatics and Virtual Education


Nelson Mandela African Institute of Science and Technology


Sponsors & Collaborators


AI4D Africa

The Artificial Intelligence for Development in Africa


The International Development Research Centre (IDRC)

The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency


The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)