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Cabinet of Rwanda approves National AI Policy

On April 20th, 2023, the Cabinet of Rwanda approved their National AI Policy, which TFS supported in drafting.

May 29 2023

National AI Strategies for Inclusive & Sustainable Development

From 2020 to 2022, TFS supported the development of 3 National AI Strategies in Africa with public sector partners, GIZ, and Smart Africa. These programs build capacity through AI policy, regulatory, and governance frameworks to support countries’ efforts to harness AI responsibly, to achieve national objectives and inclusive and sustainable development goals.

October 28 2022

Cross-ministerial consultation workshop for Ghana’s National AI Strategy

In 2022, TFS is supporting the development of Ghana’s National AI Strategy with the Government of Ghana represented by Ministry of Communications and Digitalisation, GIZ…

August 11 2022

Stakeholder consultation workshops drive insights for National AI Strategies in Tunisia and Ghana

In May 2022, The Future Society (TFS) co-led stakeholder consultation workshops in Tunis and Accra to support the development of Tunisia’s and Ghana’s national AI strategies. 

June 9 2022

Leveraging Responsible AI in the Banking Sector in Africa 

Between May and August 2021, The Future Society collaborated with the bank Société Générale, its 16 branches in Africa, and the civic tech Bluenove to up-skill Société Générale employees’ understanding about the risks and benefits linked to the adoption of AI in the banking sector. The three workshops organised throughout the summer cumulated in the production of a manifesto for the responsible use of AI and data. 

October 21 2021

Opportunities & Challenges of AI in Healthcare in Africa

This briefing outlines some of the key opportunities, challenges, and governance pathways for responsible AI adoption in the healthcare sector in Africa.

July 22 2021

Harnessing Artificial Intelligence for Development in Africa During and After the Pandemic at Ibrahim Governance Weekend

The Ibrahim Governance Weekend (IGW), organized by the Mo Ibrahim Foundation, brings together leading voices from across Africa and beyond to discuss issues of critical…

June 4 2021

Policy Pathways to Harness AI for Development

This project builds a framework of enabling policies for emerging and developing countries to harness artificial intelligence for their development objectives while mitigating important risks.

May 19 2021

Rwanda’s National AI Policy: Stakeholder Workshop

A National Artificial Intelligence Policy for the Republic of Rwanda  Second Collective Intelligence Workshop Powered by Ministry of ICT and Innovation (MINICT), Rwanda Utilities Regulatory…

March 2 2023

Rwanda’s AI Strategy at Rwanda Internet Governance Forum

The Future Society presented during the session on Artificial Intelligence (AI) at the Rwanda Internet Governance Forum on September 30, 2020. Yolanda Lannquist presented along…

September 30 2020