The African software developers using AI to fight inequality

The entire program reached 920,000 beneficiaries in need. Image: Thomson Reuters Foundation/Natalie Gabriels

Kim Harrisberg

Water Rights Correspondent, Thomson Reuters Foundation


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Aiming to boost discussion about AI in Africa, computer scientists Benjamin Rosman and Ulrich Paquet co-founded the Deep Learning Indaba. Image: Thomson Reuters Foundation/Natalie Gabriels

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African AI leaders say building more complete datasets will also help tackle biases baked into algorithms. Image: Thomson Reuters Foundation/Natalie Gabriels

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