July 15, 2018

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS TRAVEL GRANT FOR CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT IN LIS Deadline: 30 September, 2018, 23:59 (Central African Time) With generous support from the Norwegian Library Association, Section for Medicine and Health (SMH),  AHILA will offer an eligible Library and Information Science professional a travel grant to participate in a relevant conference or meeting. Funds Available: One…

April 1, 2018

AHILA 2018 Congress is postponed to 2019 It is with regret we inform you that due to circumstances beyond our control, we have postponed the 2018 AHILA Congress, which was scheduled for October 2018, in Central Africa Republic. The Congress will now be hosted by Nigeria, in October 2019. We look forward to welcoming you…

July 8, 2017

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS SMALL GRANTS FOR CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT IN LIS Due date: Monday, 14 August, 2017   Objectives of the grant: To enable an early to mid-career library and information science (LIS) professional and an LIS student from an AHILA member country to participate in an upcoming LIS professional event (e.g. meeting or conference)…

February 6, 2017

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…