IFLA at the QNL Libraries Lead Forum: GLAMs and Cultural Diplomacy

Qatar National Library held its second annual Libraries Lead Forum from 19-20 March 2023 in Doha, Qatar. This year’s forum explored how galleries, libraries, archives, and museums (GLAM institutions) carry out cultural diplomacy.  

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  • 22 March 2023

Inter-disciplinary Workshop: Countering Trafficking of Cultural Property including Documentary Heritage

This workshop, organised by IFLA's Preservation and Conservation (PAC) Centre hosted at Qatar National Library, will examine the best practices in combating the trafficking of antiquities and the programs and policies that protect cultural heritage and property rights. It will discuss the laws and mechanisms that prevent the sale of conflict antiquities in the region and worldwide.

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  • 17 August 2022

PAC Qatar Webinar: A Guide for the Best Conservation of Materials and an Exploration of the DOs and DO NOTs of Preservation

Qatar National Library, as the IFLA/PAC Regional Center for Arab Countries and the Middle East, in cooperation with the Holy Spirit University of Kaslik (USEK) in Lebanon, present a series of four webinars on the different aspects of collection care.

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  • 25 April 2022