IFLA Africa Section Satellite Meeting in Cape Town, South Africa

Africa and the United Nations Post-2015 Development Agenda

When

13 – 14 August 2015

Where

University of South Africa (UNISA) Parow Campus, Cape Town

Description

Africa Section invites participation to the its Satellite Meeting hosted by University of South Africa (UNISA) Parow Campus, Cape Town

The UN is in a process of determining its future development framework as the targets of the Millennium Development Goals expire in 2015. Defining a post-2015, The Role of libraries in Supporting the Post-2015 Agenda development, will be discussed. 

The papers at the meeting will address one or more of the sub-themes in English or French:

  • Post-2015 Development Agenda and Emerging African Societies
  • The Role of African Libraries in Driving the Post-2015 Development Agenda Initiative
  • The Challenges and Prospects of Achieving the Post 2015 Development Agenda in African Societies
  • Africa and the Millennium Development Goals: Monitoring, Evaluation and Impact Assessment
  • Implementation Framework for Post-2015 Development Agenda

Registration

The cost is R700.00 (€50) All interested participants must register in advance. 

Registration Form

Programme 

Programme

Accommodation

Satellite Hotels for Africa Section Satellite

Three star hotels

  1. Protea Tygervalley
    Uys Krige Dr, Plattekloof
    T: +2721 913 2000
  2. Protea Durbanville
    99 Jip de Jager Drive, Vineyards Office Estate
    Tyger Valley, Cape Town

    reservations@phdurbanville.com
    T: +27 21 913 9256
  3. City Lodge V&A Waterfront
    Corner Dock and Alfred Roads, V & A Waterfront, Cape Town
    T: +2721 419 9450
  4. City Lodge Grand West
    T: +2721 535 3611
  5. Town Lodge Bellville
    T: +2721 948 7990
  6. Southern Sun Garden Court - Nelson Mandela Blvd, Cape Town
    T: +2721 448 4123      

Four star hotel

NB! IFLA WLIC 2015 Hotel List can also be used with minimal travelling to UNISA Parow Campus, Cape Town

Contacts

Victoria Okojie: vicokojie@yahoo.com

Rosemary Shafack: roshafack@gmail.com

Lindi Nhlapo: lnhlapo@unisa.ac.za

Satellite Meeting, Regions, Access to information, Africa, Post-2015 Development Agenda, Africa, sustainable development goals, Emerging African Societies

Last update: 23 June 2015