Libraries had a strong presence at the Forum of the Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean on Sustainable Development, through engagement in sessions, direct contact with delegates, and a side-event focused on how libraries empower people to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.
IFLA will be well represented at the Forum of the Countries of Latin American and Caribbean Forum on Sustainable Development on 25-28 April. This meeting brings together UN officials, national governments, experts and civil society in order to share experiences and define priorities for ensuring an inclusive recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic and achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Las bibliotecas, que forman una red extensiva de instituciones a nivel mundial, cumplen un rol clave y activo en reducir las brechas en el acceso a la información y al conocimiento. Estos espacios públicos han demostrado a través de iniciativas concretas, su compromiso en colaborar al cumplimiento de los Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible de la Agenda 2030. Este evento está organizado por IFLA y la Biblioteca Hernan Santa Cruz.
Newsletter with articles about libraries for children and young adults, including how libraries teach about climate, environment, and sustainability.
The Regional Office participated in the half-year meeting of the LAC Committee of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) on 15 and 16 March 2017.
- 26 April 2017
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The Regional Office was present at the International Seminar "Libraries, defense and promotion activities and the implementation of Agenda 2030", held in the Republic of Chile.
- 21 April 2017
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