IFLA’s Middle East and North Africa Regional Division Committee at the Arab Forum for Sustainable Development 2023

The Middle East and North Africa leg of the United Nations' round of regional sustainable development fora, in preparation for the High Level Political Forum in July, took place last month in Beirut, Lebanon. We are grateful to Dr Imad Bachir, IFLA's representative, for this report.

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  • 12 April 2023

Practical Solutions to Global Challenges: Libraries Speak at Arab Sustainable Development Forum

Faced with major challenges around literacy and making best use of information and knowledge, the Arab world needs its libraries as much as ever. With them, development can work for everyone. IFLA attended the Arab Sustainable Development Forum (AFSD) 2018, underlining that political discussions had to be followed with practical action, and that in this, libraries were key players.

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  • 04 May 2018
  • By: anonymous

Call for Papers: Lebanese Library Association (LLA) 4th Conference

The Lebanese Library Association (LLA) in collaboration with Asia and Oceania Regional Section (RSCAO) of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) invites papers to be submitted for LLA's 4th conference to be held from 9-11 May 2018 at the Le Commodore Hotel in Beirut, Lebanon

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  • 20 November 2017
  • By: Takashi Nagatsuka