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Breaking through as one: looking ahead to the World Congress and Summit of Local and Regional Leaders  

7 September 2022

    In a little over a month, the city of Daejeon, Korea, will welcome key urban and regional leaders and thinkers from around the world in order to advance the sustainable urbanisation agenda. The theme chosen for the event – only the 7th such occasion – is local and regional governments breaking through as one. IFLA President Barbara Lison will be attending, and has sent the following message.

    Meet Team IFLA at HLPF 2022 (Part 1): How do libraries contribute to delivering the SDGs?

    10 July 2022

      This week, libraries will be well represented at the United Nations High-Level Political Forum in New York. We'll be organising an event with the UN Library, engaging closely with national delegations, and playing an active part in plenary sessions and workshops. To get to know the people speaking up for libraries there, today we publish the first in a series sharing their experience and ideas.