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Preserving Nusantara Manuscripts and Supporting Sustainable Cities and Communities Development

Everyone agrees that manuscript is a valuable legacy, written in the past to become a foothold in the present and future. Manuscript has important values as language documents, historical documents and cultural documents.

15 May 2021

Message from the Asia Oceania Regional Office

Hello Friends, We are excited to share with you the latest issue of the IFLA Asia & Oceania Regional Newsletter that has undergone a complete makeover. We hope you would like it.

15 May 2021

Message from IFLA RSCAO Chair

Dear Colleagues and Friends, During the last couple of months, the work of Asia and Oceania Section mainly focused on the advocacy of UN SDGs, IFLA elections for 2021 as well as WLIC 2021.

15 May 2021

Report on the RSCAO Asia-Pacific webinar on ‘Libraries and the SDGs’, 26 February 2021

The 2-hour webinar was hosted by LIANZA, at the National Library of New Zealand, for the IFLA Regional Standing Committee for Asia and Oceania (RSCAO) – it was the latest in the series of annual seminars accompanying the mid-term business meetings of RSCAO.

6 March 2021

Now Available: IFLA Asia and Oceania Regional Quarterly News - February 2021 Issue

We are happy to share with you the February 2021 issue of our IFLA Asia and Oceania Regional Quarterly Newsletter.

1 March 2021

Impact Stories of Library Transformation Based On Social Inclusion: A Book Documenting The Stories Of Great People Whose Lives Changed Because Of The Library

Library Transformation Based on Social Inclusion is one of the Indonesian National Library flagship programs aimed at improving community welfare through libraries empowerment. This program is the First National Priority Program in the library sector and has been running since 2019.

24 February 2021

Message from the Asia Oceania Regional Office

Hello Friends, After more than a year, the coronavirus is still very much with us. Countries have channeled most of their financial resources to fight the virus and purchase vaccines to contain the spread. These have impacted many library operations as we compete for funding.

24 February 2021

Message from RSCAO Chair

Dear Colleagues and Friends, The year of 2020 that brought immense difficulties has finally come to an end! On behalf of the IFLA Asia and Oceania Section, I wish you and your family a happy, healthy and prosperous 2021.

24 February 2021

Now Available: IFLA Asia and Oceania Regional Quarterly News - November 2020 Issue

We present to you the November 2020 issue of our IFLA Asia and Oceania Regional Quarterly Newsletter.

10 December 2020

Leaders’ Conversations: National Libraries in the Post-COVID-19 World

On 18 September 2020, the International Federation of Library Association and Institutions (IFLA) Regional Office for Asia and Oceania and the National Library Board, Singapore jointly organised the inaugural Leaders’ Conversations.

1 December 2020

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