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10
Apr
Election of New Officers
10 , April 2017

2017 is our Election year where new officers come in or eligible ones renew their mandate to various positions. You as a member have the responsibility to be part of the process. &nb...

6
Apr
AfLIA partners with Worldreader to take digital content in local languages to African children
6 , April 2017

 AfLIA, with support from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is partnering with Worldreader to bring local language content to African children through public libraries. Worldre...

22
Mar
2017 World Water Day Celebration
22 , March 2017

 LIBRARIES DRIVING THE DEVELOPMENT AGENDA As the world population increases, water use triples. Water is important for the home, for agriculture, sanitation, health, for industr...

1
Jan
CHANGE OF VENUE FOR 4th AFRICA LIBRARY SUMMIT & 2nd AfLIA CONFERENCE
1 , January 2017

As a result of the recent events in Ethiopia culminating in the government declaring a state of emergency for 6 months; the restriction of free movement and gatherings; the reduction in...

30
Nov
ADVERTISEMENT FOR JOB VACANCY
30 , November 2016

Position:  ACAFI PROJECT COORDINATOR (ACAFI -PC) for AFRICAN LIBRARY AND INFORMATION ASSOCIATIONS AND INSTITUTIONS (AfLIA)   Location: Africa Closing Date: 30th November ...

28
Nov
CERN-UNESCO School on Digital Libraries
28 , November 2016

The CERN-UNESCO School on Digital libraries 2016  will be held in Kumasi, Ghana, from 28th November to 2nd December 2016. The school is organized by the United Nations Educational,...

28
Sep
Call for Papers: Second CARLIGH International Conference
28 , September 2016

The Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Ghana (CARLIGH) is pleased to announce that the Second International Conference of the Consortium will be held in Accra, Ghana from ...

22
Sep
IFLA Africa Section Webinar
22 , September 2016

An opportunity to join this webinar about the findings of a survey to explore what African colleagues consider necessary to make blended and online based teaching successful in African ...

18
Sep
AFLIA’s Statement on Freedom of Access to Information and Freedom of Expression
18 , September 2016

The African Library and Information Associations and Institutions (AfLIA) recognises the importance of Freedom of Access to Information and Freedom of Expression as a vital and a critic...

30
Aug
2nd African Public Libraries Summit
30 , August 2016

The African Library and Information Associations and Institutions (AfLIA) held a two-day African Public Libraries Summit as a post-conference event of the SCECSAL Conference in Swazilan...

29
Jul
2ND AFRICAN PUBLIC LIBRARIES SUMMIT
29 , July 2016

The African Library and Information Associations and Institutions (AfLIA) held a two-day African Public Libraries Summit as a post-conference event of the SCECSAL Conference in Swazilan...

21
Jul
Congo gets a Library association
21 , July 2016

As part of AfLIA’s objective to ensure the formation of strong Library Associations on the African continent and to put the Library and Information profession on the national...

15
May
New! EIFL Public Library Innovation Award
15 , May 2016

We are delighted to announce that our new EIFL Public Library Innovation Award - for public library services that improve lives - is now open for applications. The award is open to a...

30
Apr
2ND AFRICAN PUBLIC LIBRARIES SUMMIT 2016
30 , April 2016

The African Library and Information Association and Institutions (AfLIA) held a two- day 2nd African Public Libraries Summit as a post- conference event of the SCECSAL Conference which ...

29
Feb
ANNOUNCEMENT OF AVAILABLE GRANTS
29 , February 2016

FOR 2ND AFRICAN PUBLIC LIBRARIES SUMMIT Royal Swazi Sun Hotel, Ezulwini, Swaziland, 30th April – 1st May 2016 The African Library and Information Association and Institution...

22
Feb
IFLA co-signs Brussels Declaration on Trade and the Internet for international trading systems reform
22 , February 2016

On 22 February 2016, IFLA co-signed the Brussels Declaration on Trade and the Internet in support of sustainable, transparent, accountable and democratic international trading systems. ...

19
Feb
OCLC Next Generation of Library Leaders Survey
19 , February 2016

An invitation to take a short survey by OCLC designed to gather input from next generation and current library leaders. It will be open until Friday, 4 March 2016 at https://www.surveym...

10
Feb
U.S. Embassy Welcomes ABADCAM
10 , February 2016

A visiting delegation from the Cameroon Association of Librarians and Archivists (ABADCAM), led by its President, Mr. Alim Garga, and members Mr. Jerome Ndjock, Mr. Norbert Tangmo and M...