The below announcement has been made by the IFLA Governing Board about current arrangements at IFLA HQ.

“The contract with Halo Locher as Delegate of the Governing Board will end on 31 August 2022. During the current temporary absence of the Delegate, Helen Mandl, Deputy Secretary General is substituting for him in his duties.

From 1 September, Helen Mandl will take on the management of IFLA Headquarters and of the Federation in the position as Acting Secretary General. She will hold this position until such time as IFLA can make a decision concerning the recruitment of a new Secretary-General.”