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Information for Development: Why Access Matters Across the SDGs?

When the United Nations Member States agreed the 2030 Agenda, they recognised that without specific targets and a framework for measuring progress, the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) would be meaningless. As a result, connected to the 17 headline goals, there are… Read More

  • Publications
  • 27 December 2018

2018-2019 IFLA LGBT SIG Action Plan and Resource Request Form

Click here for the complete 2018-2019 IFLA LGBTQ+ SIG Action Plan. Objectives of Professional Unit 2018-19: 1. Provide guidelines for LGBTQ+ library services and collections around the world Promoting IFLA Standards to support libraries in the provision of services to their communities;… Read More

  • Publications
  • 26 December 2018
  • By: Anne Redacliff

This Library Supports the SDGs

​ ​ As part of IFLA’s global campaign to highlight the importance of libraries as partners for development, we have prepared this poster to mark the Global Day of Action for the SDGs on 25 September 2018. In celebration… Read More

  • Publications
  • 24 December 2018

Art, Culture and Information in the Perspective of the 2030 Agenda

In September 2018 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, the 6th Information Seminar on Art was held, with the theme "Art, Culture and Information in the Perspective of the 2030 Agenda". The IFLA President, Glòria Pérez-Salmerón, was the guest of honor of this event, organized by the Network of Libraries and Art Information Centers in the State of Rio de Janeiro (REDARTE/RJ), with the sponsorship and support of the Cervantes Institute of Rio de Janeiro. Read More

  • News
  • 11 December 2018
  • By: anonymous

IFLA Webinar: Library Map of the World (August 2018)

Watch this 45-minute webinar to learn about new developments in the IFLA Library Map of the World (LMW) project and how to get involved and contribute. During the webinar, you will have a chance: To meet the LMW TEAM;… Read More

  • Publications
  • 19 November 2018

Libraries and the SDGs: a storytelling manual (handout)

International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions’s (IFLA) Library Map of the World (LMW) provides you with a unique digital space to share the story of your library’s activities, projects, and programmes as well as their impact on your community, and how that contributes to the United Nations (UN) Sustainable… Read More

  • Document
  • 12 November 2018