Monthly Archives: January 2016

Managing knowledge and communications for development in Africa

This is a call for applications for a short course provided by ITOCA and SOAS, and the University of London. This theoretical and practical course will have a strong focus on how to build successful knowledge management and communication for … Continue reading

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“From action to impact: health information professionals connecting communities”

This is a call from the Biosciences & Health section of IFLA for their World Library and information  Congress in Columbus, Ohio, USA from 13-19 August, 2016. The deadline for the submission of abstracts is 26th February 2016 (250-300 words) … Continue reading

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Africa Grants Programme from THET

Applications are now open for: Surgical and Anaesthetic Healthcare; Community Healthcare projects from West, East, Central and Southern Africa. Grant recipients must be from eligible partnerships between UK & Irish institutions and their partners in Africa. There are two funding … Continue reading

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New Book – Neurology in Africa

The author William Howlett has practised in both Tanzania and Sierra Leone. His book is now available for download either as a whole or by chapter by chapter. There are 20 chapters in all covering the common neurological topiics, including … Continue reading

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Simple health downloads for tablets and smart phones

These suggestions have come to Phi via Laura Wright via HIFA with our grateful thanks. Scientific Animations Without Borders – Health video library. These can be downloaded on to tablets and cover such public health issues such as the prevention … Continue reading

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