Projects

Since 2010, ALP has supported a number of country and small projects as part of the Building Strong Library Associations programme. ALP supports other small projects on themes including community building, and information literacy, subject to funding. Reports from a number of these projects are included below.

2012 Small Projects

Africa
“Support for the promotion of access to information, and the library profession in Madagascar” Comite pour la Sauvegarde de L’integrite (CSI), Madagascar
Project proposal and objectives
Final project report

Asia and Oceania
“Leadership Development for Executive Board Members and Aspiring Leaders of Vietnamese Library Association” Vietnamese Library Association, Vietnam
Project proposal and objectives
Final project report

Latin America and Caribbean 
“Train the Trainer workshop on Information Literacy for Public Librarians” Instituto Cultural Peruano Norteamericano (ICPNA), Peru
Project proposal and objectives
Final project report

Emerging and Developing
“Regional Cooperation: challenge and opportunity” Hrvatsko knjižničarsko društvo – Croatian Library Association
Project proposal and objectives
Final project report

2011 Small Projects

Asia and Oceania
Workshop on Health Information Literacy - East West University, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Project proposal and objectives
Final project report

Latin America and Caribbean

Workshop on Internet Manifesto
Association of Librarians of Uruguay, Montevideo, Uruguay

Africa

Seminar On Capacity Building Interventions On The Millennium Development Goals [MDGs] For Francophone Africa
IFLA Regional Office For Africa, Pretoria, South Africa on behalf of Francophone Africa region

Emerging and Developing

Leadership for municipal public libraries: training of 12 trainers who will deliver a cascade training throughout the country
Bulgarian Library and Information Association, Sofia, Bulgaria

2010 Small Projects

Africa

  1. International Workshop on the Development and Implementation of Online National Bibliographies in French-speaking West-African Countries
    Direction Nationale des Bibliothèques et de la Documentation, Bibliothèque Nationale du Mali
  2. Training of trainers on information literacy: A proposal to train librarians in the Botswana, Lesotho and Swaziland (BLS) countries Africa
    National University of Lesotho, together with the national library associations of Boswana, Lesotho, Swaziland

Asia and Oceania

  1. Training in Library skills for Palestinian schools librarians in activating the role of these schools libraries: Training of Trainers Second Round
    CARE The Center for Applied Research in Education, Occupied Palestinian Territories
  2. The creation of the strong library associations. The development of the library associations
    The Library Association of the Republic of Kazakhstan
  3. Building Capacity for In-country training for small library associations in the South Pacific Asia and Oceania
    Library Association of Samoa

Emerging and Transition economies

  1. Transparency, Good Governance and Freedom from Corruption Emerging and Developing
    Serbian Library Association
  2. Developing Strategic Relationships: Partnerships and Fundraising (BSLA)
    Russian Library Association

Pre-2010 projects and activities

List of approved projects and planned activities:

List of completed projects and activities:

ALP (Action for Development through Libraries Programme)

Last update: 20 October 2014