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IFLA signs agreements with 50 countries to work towards getting Libraries included in National Development Plans

IFLA’s capacity-building International Advocacy Programme (IAP) is now fully underway. “50 countries have joined IFLA in this journey, and are already making progress towards promoting and supporting the role libraries can play in the planning and implementation of the UN 2030 Agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)”, IFLA President Donna Scheeder. Read More

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  • 21 December 2016
  • By: anonymous

Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals – an Australian example

Colleagues in Australia – Anne-Marie Schwirtlich, Director General of the National Library of Australia, and Sue McKerracher, CEO of the Australian Library and Information Association – met with their Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) in September to discuss the country’s approach to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)… Read More

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  • 04 October 2016
  • By: anonymous