Community and Mailing list

The best way to join the DHIS2 community is to sign up for the DHIS2 Community of Practice.

You can also sign up to receive email updates on DHIS2 news and events through our monthly newsletter:


Don't hesitate to get in touch if you are interested in using DHIS2 for your organisation or government. We can be reached through the contact details below. For technical questions or questions related to DHIS2 implementation please sign up and use the mailing lists as described above.



Office address

Ole Johan Dahls Building, Gaustadalléen 23 B, 0373 OSLO.

You can find directions to our offices here.


If you are looking for support for starting up a new DHIS 2 project we recommend that you reach out to the members of the DHIS2 expert community. The community consists of independent consultants with extensive experience with DHIS 2 implementations who can assist you with configuration, training and project management. Read more at the expert community page.



DHIS2 is developed by HISP which is a global south-south-north collaborative network aiming at better health care in developing countries through the combination of research on and implementation of health information systems.

Issue tracker

DHIS2 uses JIRA for issue tracking. You can use it to report bugs and request new features. You can search for features to get an overview of which features make it into each release.


DHIS2 is released as free and open software under the BSD 3-clause license. This means that the application can be used free of charge, you can access to the source code and may even modify and redistribute the software as you like. The only restrictions are that the copyright notice must be maintained in the source code, and that neither the name of the copyright holder nor the names of its contributors may be used to endorse or promote products derived from this software without specific prior written permission.

Source code

The DHIS2 source code is hosted on Github. The core server-side code is found in the dhis2-core repository and the client-side apps are found in individual app repositories.


The DHIS2 team has kindly been granted licenses for the following software.

DHIS2 is generously sponsored by Yourkit with licenses to perform application profiling.

DHIS2 is generously supported by BrowserStack to help ensure a great experience for our users.


Netlify sponsors DHIS2 with a unified solution for one-click deployments that improves our workflow and how we deploy code.