Winner of the 2014 HLG/ILIG/Phi International Award

We are pleased to announce that Virginia Hamwela from the Copperbelt University Medical Library, Zambia is the winner of the HLG/ILIG/Phi  International Award. This award  was established by Health Libraries Group in 2012 and  is run in partnership with CILIP’s International Libraries Group (ILIG) and Partnerships in Health Information (Phi). It is is aimed at health librarians working in a country served by the WHO’s HINARI scheme to low income countries.  It  will enable Virginia to attend HLG’s annual  conference in Oxford in July and additionally to follow a short programme tailored to her particular professional interests.

Jean Shaw, Phi


About jgreigshaw

I work with Partnerships in Health Information which promotes partnership between libraries in Africa and the UK with an emphasis in African leadership. I have visited Kenya, Mali, Uganda and Zambia though Phi has contacts in many more African countries.
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