Mr. Humphrey Keah

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I am an information and knowledge management practitioner with 20 years' research support experience spanning the natural sciences (agriculture and the environment) and the humanities and social sciences. Currently I am leading information and knowledge management initiatives at the Centre for Health Literacy and Quality (CHLQ-K), a start-up non-governmental organization focusing on health literacy in Kenya, while prospecting for a doctoral opportunity in the developed world with special interests in semantic web applications in cultural heritage institutions (LAMS) and in digital humanities scholarship. Previously I worked at the World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF), the field office of the Library of Congress in Nairobi, and the French Institute for Research in Africa (IFRA-Nairobi). I have teaching experience as a part-time Assistant Lecturer at the Technical University of Kenya (TUK) and Computer Instructor at INtel College of Microcomputers and Business Information Systems. I have also been involved in national information management initiatives as a member of the information management and innovations committee (IMIC) of our national library consortium (KLISC). Recently I was awarded the 2020 ASIS&T InfoShare award to join the ASIS&T Special Interest Group on International Information Issues (SIG-III).