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Libraries on the agenda at NETmundial

IFLA is this week attending the NetMundial meeting in Sao Paolo, Brazil. NetMundial is being organized by the Brazilian Government and /1Net, a forum that gathers international entities of the various stakeholders involved with Internet governance. The meeting can be considered a response to the 2013 Snowden revelations… Read More

  • News
  • 24 April 2014
  • By: anonymous

WLIC 2014: Call for Papers: Libraries, Governments and Cultural Heritage

The Government Information and Official Publications Section invites proposals for papers to be presented at the World Library and Information Congress (WLIC) in Lyon, France , August 16-22, 2014.   This session will focus on the interaction of libraries, governments and cultural heritage. National and International… Read More

  • News
  • 19 December 2013
  • By: Susan Paterson

Access to Information Central to the Post-2015 Development Agenda

[English] [Español] [français] [العربية] [Português] Access to information is crucial for everyone, including those living in poverty It empowers them to: exercise their political and socio-economic rights be economically active learn new skills hold their governments to account Access to information… Read More

  • Publications
  • 09 December 2013

EIFL Call for proposals

EIFL’s Public Library Innovation Programme has launched a new call for proposals – for library projects serving the needs of children and youth.  This exciting opportunity is open to public and community libraries in developing and transition economy countries. To apply, libraries must identify a local need… Read More

  • News
  • 06 December 2013
  • By: user