The 15th Biennial AHILA Congress was held during 17 – 21 October 2016 in Kampala Uganda. The theme of the conference was: Access to and utilisation of health information in Africa. New challenges. New solutions.

Makerere University School of Food Technology, Nutrition and Bioengineering was the proud host of the event, where 20  papers  were  presented, two workshops were conducted and 19 countries were represented (Bostwana, Central African Republic, Congo Brazzaville, Egypt, Eritrea, Ghana, Kenya, Mali, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, Republic of South African, Switzerland, Tanzania, Uganda, United Kingdom, United States of America, Zambia and Zimbabwe).