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Message from Chair of IFLA Regional Division Committee for Asia and Oceania

Our region of Asia-Oceania has a stronger mandate and a new Committee. The Pacific (North and South) is more strongly represented than before. The Regional Council and all the Regional Division Committees are actively preparing their Action Plans which will fit in with IFLA’s overall Action Plan. You will hear more from us in the coming months and years! Read More

  • News
  • 28 November 2021

Public Libraries: Responding in Times of Crisis

Earlier this month more than 100 delegates joined Dr Sadie-Jane Nunis (Singapore Institute of Management), Vickery Bowles (Toronto Public Library) and Prof R. David Lankes (University of Texas at Austin’s School of Information) for a webinar facilitated by Erik Boekesteijn (National Library of the Netherlands) Read More

  • News
  • 23 November 2021

Lessons from the Library Advocacy Priorities Survey

Where are libraries around the world focusing their advocacy efforts? And what activities are they undertaking to achieve them? Find out what IFLA's Regional Advocacy Priorities Study tells us, as a starting point for thinking about where and how we advocate, 13:00-13:45 UTC. Read More

  • Events
  • 23 November 2021

Lessons from the Library Advocacy Priorities Survey

Where are libraries around the world focusing their advocacy efforts? And what activities are they undertaking to achieve them? Find out what IFLA's Regional Advocacy Priorities Study tells us, as a starting point for thinking about where and how we advocate, 08:00-08:45 UTC. Read More

  • Events
  • 23 November 2021

Bringing the Voice of Libraries to COP26

IFLA was proud to join the Climate Heritage Network in a series of events that brought the voices of cultural heritage and cultural institutions to the table – highlighting the sector’s critical role in powering climate action. Read More

  • News
  • 23 November 2021