IFLA Global Vision Workshop

Dr. Marwa Al Sahn, IFLA Governing Board Member, was the trainer. It was attended by 30 librarians from the different library sectors to engage in an international discussion to explore how a connected library field can meet the challenges of the future Date: March 11 & 12 2019 Location: Holy...

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Arab Forum for Sustainable Development 2019 (AFSD-2019)

The Arab Forum for Sustainable Development is an annual high-level regional platform, where multiple stakeholders discuss coordination pathways for the implementation, follow-up, and review of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in the Arab region. It was attended by Dr. Fawz Abdallah, LLA President, and Ms. Randa Al Chidiac, LLA...

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Sustainable Development Goals Open Panel

Organized an open panel with other civil society bodies on the SDGs being implemented across society and in libraries. Speakers were Ms. Mona Fattah Wahidi (Sustainable Development Officer, ESCWA, UN), Dr. Mohammad Bakleh (Chief Librarian, ESCWA, UN), Ms. Dalida Sneifer (Green Committee Coordinator, Holy Spirit University of Kaslik), Mrs. May...

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Panel on Fake news: Epidemic for Libraries and Media

The Association Organized a panel on the current danger of fakes news and its effect on society. Speakers were MP Dr. Ibrahim El-Moussawi, Parliament Committee Member: Administration and Justice Committee, Human Rights Committee; Ms. Scarlett Haddad, Journalist with l’Orient-le-Jour & Member of Syndicate of Editors of the Lebanese Press, Ms....

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IFLA IAP Global Convening

Ms. Randa Al Chidiac, LLA Board Member, represented Lebanon and has an opportunity to share, and look to the future after nearly two years of hard work in raising awareness of the UN 2030 Agenda ,as well as working to earn libraries the recognition they deserve as partners for development...

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2018 Conference: Innovative libraries: Paths to the future

Technology is transforming innovation in libraries. With re-imagination and clear vision, libraries are infusing new technologies while creating dynamic meeting places, digital repositories, 24/7 digital services, and remote access to physical and cloud-based collections, regardless of boundaries. Cutting edge modern architecture and design are prevalent in many libraries in the...

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Arab Forum for Sustainable Development 2018 (AFSD-2018)

Dr. Fawz Abdallah, LLA President, and Ms. Randa Al Chidiac, LLA Board Member, represented IFLA in the Arab Forum for Sustainable Development, an annual high-level regional platform, where multiple stakeholders discuss coordination pathways for the implementation, follow-up and review of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in the Arab region....

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