Tanzania Data Lab (dLab) is a world class data and innovation lab that harnesses the potential of the data revolution and the fourth industrial revolution in solving local, regional, and global sustainable development challenges through data and innovation.
dLab embraces a systems approach in suffusing data driven decision making and policy making by strengthening data policies, practice and use, and leverage data driven innovation and data partnerships to improve the lives of people.
dLab envisions Africa where data is frequently and consistently used to inform policy and decision making at all levels.
dLab has executed data and innovation projects locally, regionally, and globally on data and innovation ecosystem building, data capacity building, data driven innovations, and data science products and services. The countries covered by dLab include: Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Egypt, Ghana, South Africa, Zimbabwe, and Kosovo.