Thailand

From Information to Development: IFLA Participates in 2017 Asia-Pacific regional Internet Governance Forum

For information to play a full role in helping people to learn, find work and live healthily, simply laying cables may not be enough. The way in which access to knowledge is provided strongly affects the impact it has in communities, especially those facing the toughest development challenges. At the Asia-Pacific regional Internet Governance Forum, IFLA set out how libraries can help.

  • News
  • 29 July 2017
  • By: anonymous

CONSAL Outstanding Librarian Award 2015

The winners of the CONSAL (Congress of Southeast Asian Librarians) Outstanding Librarian Awards for the year 2015 announced at 3rd CONSAL XVI Executive Board Meeting and General Conference held in Bangkok, Thailand from 10-12 June 2015. The panel of judges formed by CONSAL Executive Board assess each applicant according to the set criteria and selects one librarian for the Gold Award and few for Merit Awards. The Gold award was presented to Professor Dr. Chutima Sacchanand of Thailand at the Awards Presentation Ceremony in the presence of leading professionals from the library and related organizations. RSCAO Advisor, Ms. Rashidah Begum bt. Fazal. Mohamed (Malaysia), Mr. Nyuyen Huy Chuong (Vietnam), Mr. Tulus Juni (Indonesia), Dr. Marilou Tadlip (Philippines), and the former RSCAO member, late Mr. Mohd Sharif Saad (Malaysia) were nominated as Silver Awardees.

  • News
  • 09 September 2015
  • By: anonymous