Past program – ILDC

Categories: News, Past program - ILDC

More than 5.5 million people in South Africa are afflicted with HIV or AIDS. The epidemic has prompted a media group and a university library to pool their resources to document and preserve the experiences of those who are suffering and those who have battled a government that has at times refused to acknowledge the epidemic. Since 1998, the Community Media Trust has shot 3,000 hours of video footage chronicling… [Read more]

Categories: Past program - ILDC, Past program - NS

Every year during the holiday season, the Elsevier Foundation announces the grant recipients for the Innovative Libraries in Developing Countries and New Scholars awards programs. In total, we have awarded $650,000 to eight organizations around the world. Another five ongoing grants and our Nurse Faculty Mentored Leadership partnership are also part of these awards. Getting to this proud moment is a real challenge given the sheer volume of promising proposals… [Read more]

Categories: News, Past program - ILDC

The 2010 grant recipients were selected from 260 proposals worldwide for their innovation and potential for impact in the developing world. Read the article on the PHI website