The Uganda Humanitarian Learning Platform (UHLP) organized a Symposium on Humanitarian Learning with the theme “Effective Humanitarian Response through Learning and Knowledge Management”, and whose objective was to emphasize the increasing importance of humanitarian knowledge and learning in Disaster Risk Management and Humanitarian programming.

This was the first ever forum organized in Uganda where the discussions focused on humanitarian learning and knowledge management, the role of academic institutions in the humanitarian sector, and innovations in humanitarian learning and management.

The symposium took place on Thursday 23rd November 2017 at Imperial Royale Hotel, started at 8.00am and ended at 5.00pm.