This year, there are three candidates for President-elect of IFLA.

In order to support those eligible to vote to make their choice, we are happy to share, here, recorded interviews with each of those standing for the post.

Based on questions submitted by you, with the help of an external moderator, hear about each of the candidates’ ambitions, priorities and views on key topics for our field.

Statements of Motivation

Antonia Arahova

Loida Garcia-Febo

Vicki McDonald


  1. As President, how will you build on the inclusive and collaborative momentum that began with Global Vision and continue ensuring members have a voice in shaping IFLA’s future?