The forum was set up in 2012 to give aid workers in remote locations access to free and fast expert advice, supporting aid agencies in exchanging and storing key technical knowledge.
KnowledgePoint has now gained more than 105,000 new and returning users across 183 countries*, with a global network of more than 150 technical experts answering questions in topics ranging from public health to security and logistics.
KnowledgePoint Coordinator Harriette Purchas said: "KnowledgePoint is like having an expert 'in your back pocket'. You can now have access to leading specialists across all sectors, regardless of where they are, and tap into the vast wealth of experience that exists in the humanitarian, development, academic and private sectors.
For an aid worker in the field that is a powerful resource."
* All statistics are taken from Google Analytics. Google Analytics records each device or web browser that accesses the KnowledgePoint platform as a ‘new user.’ Each device or web browser that has accessed the KnowledgePoint platform once and proceeds to access it on a separate occasion is recorded by Google Analytics as a ‘returning user’.