The African Digital
We are a not-for-profit “think and action tank” that promotes pan-African research and capacity building on digital rights.
Interested in the impact of digital technology on people living on the continent, the Hub brings together academic researchers, stakeholders, policymakers, regional and international bodies to address digital rights issues in Africa. We generate and accelerate innovative ideas and solutions unique to Africa. In addition, we enable partnerships to scale activities and engage with key organisations across the continent.
ADRH operates under five thematic areas:
- Data Governance
- Privacy and Data Protection
- Online Child Protection
- Intellectual Property
Ensure the African context is applied to address problems.
Build strong partnerships with a positive impact.
Advance the development of digital rights policies.
Focus on shared solutions that apply numerous perspectives.
Promote and facilitate openness on digital rights
Recognition and guarantee of the digital rights of citizens
Facilitate African solutions on data governance and emerging digital technologies while ensuring the digital rights of all citizens
To be Africa’s most influential and trustworthy source of information and support on digital rights