5th Africa Regional Congress of ICMI on Mathematical Education

A forum for mathematics educators throughout Africa

August 29-31, 2018
Dar es Salaam

Institute for Educational Development

The Aga Khan University (AKU) Institute for Educational Development East Africa, in collaboration with the International Commission on Mathematical Instruction (ICMI) has the pleasure of organizing the Fifth Africa Regional Congress of ICMI on Mathematical Education (AFRICME). 

The AFRCIME was launched in 2005 and aims at offering a forum for mathematics educators throughout Africa. 

The AFRICME 5 programme will offer an exciting combination of keynote lectures, panel and round table discussion, paper presentations, workshops, East Africa presentations, displays of local teaching learning materials and posters.

Focus in all these will be on key developments and research in mathematics education in sub-Saharan Africa, particularly the Eastern and South-Eastern countries. Participants will be able to meet with educators and experts from the continent and get some insights into the African mathematics traditions.

Important dates
Regular Registration - August 1, 2018
Onsite Registration - Subject to availability of seats


The congress venue is centrally located in Dar es Salaam which is East Africa’s second-busiest port and Tanzania’s commercial hub. The city has a rich eclectic architecture reflecting African, Indian and German influences. It offers a wide array of craft markets and restaurants. 

You are most welcome to attend the AFRICME 5 and enjoy the local culture – Karibu Sana!

V E N U E

The Aga Khan University 
Ufukoni Rd, Dar es Salaam 2289, 
Tanzania

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