Asia and Oceania

Libraries Engage at the Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development

The IFLA Asia Oceania Regional Division Committee participated at the 9th Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development, which was organised by the UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN ESCAP) and took place in a hybrid mode - physically in Bangkok, Thailand from 28-31 March. The IFLA AO RDC sent a representation committee to physically attend the Forum, while also organised the webinar “Informed societies at the foundation of a better post-COVID world” as one of the Forum’s side events.

  • News
  • 12 April 2022

Call for Papers: 2022 IFLA WLIC Open Session by News Media Section

The IFLA News Media Section seeks proposals for papers to be presented in person at their Open Session at the IFLA World Library and Information Congress 2022 in Dublin, Ireland. This session aims to provide insights into different projects dealing with news media and to encourage exchange on how individuals or institutions can use news content in the context of education and research.

  • News
  • 21 March 2022

IFLA Asia Oceania Regional Division Committee webinar: Informed societies at the foundation of a better post-COVID world

The IFLA Regional Division Committee for Asia Oceania will host its first webinar, as a side event in the context of the 9th Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development, organised by the UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific. The webinar is taking place online and its theme is "Informed societies at the foundation of a better post-COVID world".

  • Events
  • 17 March 2022