The IFLA General Assembly 2024 will be held on Thursday 20 June 2024 in hybrid format, in The Hague, Netherlands and online, from 13:00 – 15:00 CEST.

IFLA Members have been invited to propose items for inclusion in the agenda (Statutes, Art. 9.3). Proposals must be submitted on the form sent to Members and reach the IFLA Secretariat by 8 May 2024. Send the form and proposals by email to

The draft Agenda is provided below. The Convening Notice for the Assembly will be forwarded to Members at least four weeks in advance of the Assembly, along with instructions for joining online and possibilities for voting.

Draft Agenda


Thursday 20 June 2024, 13:00 – 15:00 CEST

  1. Opening by the Chair
  2. Establishment of a Quorum
  3. Adoption of the Agenda
  4. Minutes of the previous meeting, held in Rotterdam, Netherlands and online, 23 August 2023
  5. In memoriam of those members who have died during the past year
  6. Presentation of the Report of the President
  7. Presentation of IFLA’s Annual Report
  8. Presentation of the Annual Accounts
  9. Presentation of Awards
  10. Motions and Resolutions

10.1       Motion to approve the holding of the next General Assembly in August 2025

10.2       Motion to amend the Statutes to assist in seeking Dutch Charity taxation status

  1. Address by the President
  2. Close of the Assembly

For details on the conduct of the General Assembly, please refer to the IFLA Statutes, Article 9, General Assembly: convening.

Sharon Memis
IFLA Secretary General