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Webinar videos now available - Reflecting Back & Thinking Forward

'Your webinars uplifted me' is how one participant described the 'Reflecting back & Looking Forward' mid-term program delivered by IFLA's Literacy and Reading and Public Libraries professional units.

17 April 2021 | Literacy and Reading, Meetings, mid-term, webinar, COVID, innovations

Reflecting Back & Looking Forward

Join us to hear about some inspiring stories of how public libraries adapted to service delivery during COVID-19; innovative approaches to literacy and reading during this time; listen to international library leaders contemplate the future; plus meet some of the worlds amazing Children's Laureates and Ambassadors. AND we have a specially curated session in Portuguese. The Literacy and Reading + Public Libraries mid-term is the place to be!

31 March 2021 | Literacy and Reading, Library services, COVID 19, Public Libraries

Libraries celebrate World Book & Copyright Day in spite of COVID-19

Despite the restrictions resulting from the COVID-19, pandemic libraries around the world are marking World Book & Copyright Day on 23 April 2020 and celebrating with their communities.

23 April 2020 | Literacy and Reading, Reading, World Book and Copyright Day

‘Reading Journeys’ Satellite meeting cancelled

It is with heavy hearts that ‘Reading Journeys’ the Satellite program being organised in Oxford by four IFLA Professional Units will not go ahead.

13 March 2020 | Literacy and Reading, Literacy, Reading, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Are you passionate about reading and libraries? Proposals sought for exciting Satellite in Oxford.

Are you passionate about reading and libraries? Do you have an experience that you would like to share? If so, read on, because we are looking for proposals for our Satellite Meeting in Oxford UK, this summer.

23 January 2020

First Version of IFLA Toolkit on National Literacy and Reading Strategies Launched

On the occasion of the United Nations International Literacy Day (September 8), IFLA has formally published the first version of the IFLA Toolkit for National Literacy and Reading Strategies.

6 September 2019 | Literacy and Reading, Access to information, Literacy, Reading, Advocacy

Presentations from our session in Kuala Lumpur

Power point presentations from Kuala Lumpur.

3 January 2019 | Literacy, workplace

Children's Rights to Read

Children deserve access to the education, opportunities, and resources needed to read.

5 October 2018 | Children, Literacy, Reading

Literacy in the workplace

Welcome to our congress programme in Kuala Lumpur

27 August 2018 | Literacy, workplace

Nominate an extraordinary educator

Nominate an extraordinary educator under 30 by July 31!

18 June 2018 | Literacy and Reading, Literacy

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