Monthly Archives: May 2014

Partenariat Anglo-Tanzanien: amélioration de l’accès du public à l’information sur la santé

Les deux professionnels du Commonwealth en provenance de Tanzanie accueillis par les partenariats en information sur la santé (Phi) avec Lucy Reid (Londres-sud et Maudesley NHS Foundation Trust) sont bien arrivés dimanche 11 mai. Leur programme a déjà bien commencé. … Continue reading

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Anglo-Tanzanian Partnership: Enhancing Public Access to Health Information

The two Commonwealth Professional Fellows from Tanzania hosted by Partnerships in Health Information ( Phi ) with trustee Lucy Reid ( South London and Maudesley NHS Foundation Trust ) arrived safely on Sunday 11 May. Their programme is now well … Continue reading

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AHILA Congress : Deadline for Abstracts Extended

The deadline for submission of abstracts for the 14th Congress of AHILA/ AIBSA has been extended to 31 May 2014. The event will take place in 2014 at Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, 20th-24th October 2014. The main theme is on … Continue reading

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16th LIASA Annual Conference

The 16th LIASA ( Library and Information Association of South Africa ) annual conference will take place in Johannesburg at the Birchwood Hotel and Conference Centre from 22- 26 September, 2014. The theme is ” Celebrating libraries in 20 years … Continue reading

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Hesperian and Kindles

In May of 2013 Hesperian Health Guides teamed up with Worldreader, an e-reader based literacy-building program, to deliver ” Where There is No Doctor ” on Kindle devices throughout sub Saharan Africa. Since its release for eBook in 2013 Worldreader … Continue reading

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INASP Announce Winners of Library Grants

INASP ( The International Network for the Availability of Scientific Publications ) have just announced the winners of the 2013 Supporting the Next Generation of Library Leaders grants. In 2013/2014 INASP offered 8 small grants, up to the value of … Continue reading

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