HABITAT, a platform which gathers every 20 years to shape the future of human settlements, has issued its Quito Declaration on sustainable cities and human settlements for all – the New Urban Agenda.
IFLA is seeking applications from organisations in the region interested in establishing and staffing a new Regional Office.Deadline: 18 November 2016
IFLA is looking for an experienced Communications Manager, Project Coordination Manager, and Project Officer
The International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) Headquarters is looking for an experienced Project Officer to join a dynamic team and global project.
The International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) Headquarters is looking for an experienced Project Coordination Manager to join a dynamic team and global project.
The International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) Headquarters is looking for an experienced Communications Manager to join a dynamic team and global project.
The satellite conference will be held IFLA Satellite Meeting 2017 in Berlin on August 15 – 17 and is Hosted by BBAW, DARIAH-EU, DINI, IFLA, LIBER and the Library of the Humboldt University Berlin.
Call for online articles: library spaces for children and young adults
Children and young adults department is often the colorful cozy haven in the library. Libraries designed for children and YA awake imagination and welcome all visitors. The goal is to provide inviting, inspiring and safe library premises, whether it's efficient room for studying, creative surroundings for story telling or just enough flexible space to hang out with friends.
IFLA Section Libraries for Children and Young Adults is looking for articles about innovative use of library spaces: safe and inspiring atmosphere, (re)designing the department, reconstruction, building... What can be done with very little money? DIY, cooperating with users? How to start planning a brand new library or department? How to involve patrons to planning? We are looking for examples that can be easily benchmarked or just wonderful places to see and admire.
Submit your proposal (few lines about the content, key words and your contact info) to editorial board latest on October 24th to ulla.potsonen[at]gmail.com.
The reply regarding acceptance will be sent on November 1st and the final deadline of articles will be November 20th
Open access to legal knowledge in Africa
The report covers the main session organized by the Section on Library and Research Services for Parliaments, with links to presentation files.