About the Satellite Meeting

THEME
“Libraries as Centers of Community Engagements for Development”

When: 23 August 2018

Where:
SERAMBI ILMU RAKYAT LIBRARY
,
Level 7, Tower 1,Menara Kembar Bank Rakyat,
No.33, Jalan Rakyat, 50470, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Description:
The IFLA Africa Section is seeking proposals for a satellite meeting to be held at the IFLA 84th World Library and Information Congress in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

The papers at the meeting will address one or more of the Sub-themes in English or French:

Sub-themes:

  • Public Libraries and community engagement
  • Information Literacy for Development.
  • ICTs for LIS Development
  • Information Literacy for Empowering the community
  • Quality information empowers society
  • Exploration of the way in which local libraries can contribute to community development.

Registration
Registration is free but all interested participants must register in advance.  Registration Form

Programme

Accommodation:
* Satellite Hotels: 

Other Hotels
There are hotels IFLA has identified and listed for prospective conference members to use. Please check on the Congress 2018 Website.


Contacts:
Dr Rosemary Shafack, Chair, IFLA Africa Section
Email: roshafack@gmail.com

Mrs Nthabiseng Kotsokoane, Secretary, IFLA Africa Section
Email:  Nthabiseng.kotsokoane@monash.edu

 

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