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Data Balancing Techniques for Predicting Student Dropout Using Machine Learning
EducationMachine LearningNM-AIST
Machine Learning Imagery Dataset for Maize Crop: A Case of Tanzania
AgricultureMachine LearningMaize crop
Dataset of banana leaves and stem images for object detection, classification and segmentation: A case of Tanzania
AgricultureAI ResearchNM-AIST
AI and Development- Reality, Controversies, Responses
AI and DevelopmentGenerative AILLMIC
L’intelligence artificielle au service du processus d’élaboration des politiques: La frontière de la transformation économique de l’Afrique
AI DevelopmentEconomics
Artificial Intelligence for Economic Policymaking: The Frontier of Africa’s Economic Transformation
AI DevelopmentEconomics
AI for Anglophone Africa: Unlocking its adoption for responsible solutions in academia-private sector
Anglophone AfricaEducationResearch
Domaines d’action clés pour une IA qui intègre davantage la problématique genre
EqualityGender at WorkGender inclusion
Qu’est-ce que l’IA qui intègre la problématique genre, et pourquoi est-ce important ?
EqualityGender at WorkGender inclusion
« Les 10 principales » priorités en matière d’Égalité des Sexes et d’Inclusion (ESI) pour les partenaires AI4D
EqualityGender at WorkGender inclusion
Learning Brief No. 3: Key action areas for more gender-responsive AI
EqualityGender and InclusionGender at Work
Learning Brief No. 2: What is gender-responsive AI, and why does it matter?
EqualityGender at WorkGender inclusion