AI for the Planet


Nanjira Sambuli

Moderator - Technology, public policy and global governance researcher and policy analyst


Nanjira Sambuli is a researcher, policy analyst and advocacy strategist interested in and working on understanding the unfolding impacts and gendered implications of ICT adoption and how those impact governance, media, entrepreneurship and culture. She is a Commissioner on the Lancet & Financial Times Global Commission (Governing Health Futures 2030), President and co-Chair of the Transform Health Coalition, a board member at The New Humanitarian , Development Gateway and Digital Impact Alliance (DIAL), She is also a Ford Global Fellow. In addition to other advisory roles, Nanjira served on the United Nations Secretary General’s High-Level Panel on Digital Cooperation (2018-19) and the United Nations Secretary General's High-Level Panel for Women’s Economic Empowerment (2016-17).