On February 18th AIDSPortal, in partnership with HEARD and SAfAIDS, held a day long information sharing workshop in
We have been engaging with South African organisations since February 2006 and are continually reminded of the unique HIV and AIDS as well as knowledge management environment in
What we have found is that, in this rich information management environment, the gap lies in knowing who is doing what between sectors, particularly around shared priority areas.
As we form partnerships in
- Simple ways to identify, connect and share information across sectors
- A platform to link South African expertise and experience across sectors with cross-country learning and regional collaboration
Crucial in this process is listening carefully to the expertise of ‘infomediaries’ in South Africa, and ensuring that new knowledge management initiatives in South Africa support, connect and extend existing work.
If you would like to learn more about the workshop, the report is available here: