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The UNESCO General Conference: recognising libraries as partners in culture, education, and access to information

UNESCO’s 41st General Conference has ended. This biennial meeting brings together representatives of the Member States, alongside observers from non-Member States, intergovernmental organisations, and non-governmental organisations, to determine the policies and the main lines of work of UNESCO. Over the past two weeks, UNESCO’s 193 Member States came to several… Read More

  • News
  • 25 November 2021

Public Libraries: Responding in Times of Crisis

Earlier this month more than 100 delegates joined Dr Sadie-Jane Nunis (Singapore Institute of Management), Vickery Bowles (Toronto Public Library) and Prof R. David Lankes (University of Texas at Austin’s School of Information) for a webinar facilitated by Erik Boekesteijn (National Library of the Netherlands) Read More

  • News
  • 23 November 2021

Lessons from the Library Advocacy Priorities Survey

Where are libraries around the world focusing their advocacy efforts? And what activities are they undertaking to achieve them? Find out what IFLA's Regional Advocacy Priorities Study tells us, as a starting point for thinking about where and how we advocate, 13:00-13:45 UTC. Read More

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  • 23 November 2021

Lessons from the Library Advocacy Priorities Survey

Where are libraries around the world focusing their advocacy efforts? And what activities are they undertaking to achieve them? Find out what IFLA's Regional Advocacy Priorities Study tells us, as a starting point for thinking about where and how we advocate, 08:00-08:45 UTC. Read More

  • Events
  • 23 November 2021

Bringing the Voice of Libraries to COP26

IFLA was proud to join the Climate Heritage Network in a series of events that brought the voices of cultural heritage and cultural institutions to the table – highlighting the sector’s critical role in powering climate action. Read More

  • News
  • 23 November 2021

Report IFLA-IPU Conference

Parliamentary library & research services: towards an agenda for the next decade By Iain Watt conference-report-final-1Download… Read More

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  • 22 November 2021