Association of Health Information and Libraries in Africa
[Gesellschaft fuer Gesundheitsinformation und Bibliotheken in Afrika]
The Association for Health Information and Libraries in Africa (AHILA) is a professional association founded in 1984 with now 46 country members and many partners and collaborators worldwide. AHILA aims to: Improve the provision of up-to-date and relevant information to health and medical workers in Africa. Encourage the professional development of librarianship. Promote the development of resource-sharing and exchange of experiences and information among African health information professionals. Promote the development, standardisation, and exchange of national databases of medical and health literature produced in the African countries in the form of an African Index Medicus AHILA has an electronic discussion group moderated by the World Health Organization Regional Office for Africa (AFRO), headquartered in Brazzaville, Congo.
Education, Library
19. Okt 2003
10. Nov 2011