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Governance Survey Results: You Spoke, We Listened, Our Next Steps Together

Broad agreement with the directions of the Governance Review Draft Proposal is a key result of the survey.

28 Juillet 2020 | Governance

Extended Call for Agenda Items: IFLA General Assembly 2020

IFLA's General Assembly 2020 will take place on 5 November 2020, in The Hague, The Netherlands. IFLA's Secretary General Gerald Leitner explains more.

20 Juillet 2020 | General assembly, Governance

IFLA Governance Review: Survey and Next Steps

IFLA's survey of its Members and volunteers, seeking views on the first draft proposals on our new governance structure has closed, with over 700 responses, as well as suggestions via e-mail. Your contributions will help the Governing Board improve the plans further, before a series of open virtual round tables in August.

15 Juillet 2020 | Governance

IFLA’s Members in favour of stronger involvement in decision making

IFLA’s members have offered overwhelming support via a consultative ballot to changes to the way that our Federation takes major decisions. At IFLA’s 2020 General Assembly, Members will be invited to confirm these changes, a key step further in IFLA’s Governance Review.

19 Mai 2020 | General assembly, Governance, IFLA Strategy, membership

IFLA General Assembly 2020

While the World Library and Information Congress will not be taking place this year, IFLA still plans to hold its General Assembly, in line with its statutes, later this year. In a message to IFLA Members, IFLA Secretary General Gerald Leitner set out next steps towards defining a date.

13 Mai 2020 | General assembly, Governance

On the Road to New Opportunities: Update on the IFLA Governance Review

Work to update IFLA's structures in order to deliver on our Strategy and our wider goal to be a more inclusive, effective organisation is continuing. IFLA Secretary General Gerald Leitner has sent the following message to all of IFLA's members, setting out progress and plans.

2 Mars 2020 | Governance, IFLA Strategy

Opening Opportunities: IFLA’s Governing Board Advances Work to Update IFLA’s Governance

Drawing on contributions from a survey of members and consultations with Professional Units, IFLA’s Governing Board made important progress towards updating IFLA’s structures in order to provide new opportunities for IFLA’s members to engage in its work.

16 Décembre 2019 | Governance, IFLA Strategy

The Right Structures to Deliver on our Strategy: Update on IFLA’s Governance Review

With IFLA’s Strategy for 2019-24 in place, now is the time to ensure that we have the right structures, as an organisation, to deliver on our vision and mission. IFLA’s Governance Review – the process for achieving this – is already well advanced.

29 Novembre 2019 | Global Vision, IFLA Strategy, Governance