IAD 2018: Message from David Fricker

International Archives Day is our moment to shine. Let's make it a success!

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ICA Yaounde 2018 Conference

“Archives: Governance, Memory and Heritage”: 26 to 28 November

For more practical information regarding the Conference, please,click here.

ICA Yaounde 2018, Archives nationales du Cameroun, extérieur

ICA Fellows Call for Nominations

The ICA Fellows was established to honour members of the profession who have given distinguished service to the ICA or to the cause of archives at the international level ...

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International Council on Archives

The ICA believes that effective records and archives management is an essential precondition for good governance, the rule of law, administrative transparency, the preservation of mankind's collective memory, and access to information by citizens.

The International Council on Archives (ICA) is dedicated to the effective management of records and the preservation, care and use of the world's archival heritage through its representation of records and archive professionals across the globe.

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018

UNESCO PERSIST: Call for Comments on the Community Guidelines

Dear Colleagues, we are writing to update you with current developments for UNESCO PERSIST, and to draw your attention to the PERSIST Community Guidelines, which will make it much easier for our wider community to be involved and contribute to the activities and events for PERSIST over the next 12-18 months.

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Tuesday, May 22, 2018

ICA Secretariat Office relocation

We would like to inform ICA members that the Secretariat will provide limited service between 11 and 12 June, and will be closed from 13 to 15 June, while  we move our offices and settle into our new premises.

There is no change in ICA Secretariat postal...

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Tuesday, May 22, 2018

ICA Fellows Call for Nominations

The ICA Fellows was established to honour members of the profession who have given distinguished service to the ICA or to the cause of archives at the international level ...

Congress

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

IAD 2018: Message from David Fricker

International Archives Day is our moment to shine. Let's make it a success!

Congress

Sunday, May 20, 2018

Call for Office Bearers 2018

Call for Nominations 2018 to fill following Executive Board positions: President, Vice-President Finance and Vice-President Programme. 

Congress

Friday, May 18, 2018

Working Lunch between the AAF Bureau and ICA

Alice Grippon, AAF Chief delegate and Pierre-Frédéric Brau, AAF President, welcomed Christine Trembleau, Marketing and Communications Manager, and Anthea Seles, ICA Secretary General, for a working session with AAF bureau members. Among other things, the AAF Forum Saint Etienne 2019 was...

Congress

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Press - Archives annual Conference: Preparations in Cameroon

The Ministry of Arts of Culture would like to inform national and international parties that it is proceeding on behalf of The Government of Cameroun, represented by the Ministry of Arts of Culture signed the Memorandum of Understanding with the International Council on Archives, represented by...

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Thursday, May 17, 2018

New Professionals Programme successful applicants for 2018

The 2018 selection process for the New Professionals Programme has been completed. 59 applications from 33 countries were submitted, from which 44 were valid and have been assessed by a group of 11 PCOM members. The great majority of applications were of high quality and ranking them was a...

Congress

Monday, May 7, 2018

HRWG Newsletter April 2018

The Archives and Human Rights Group newsletter is now released!

Click here to check available translated versions

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Featured events

International Archives Day 9 June 2018

The International Council on Archives invites you to celebrate the International Archives Day on Saturday 9 June 2018!

ICA Yaounde 2018 Conference

Monday, November 26, 2018 to Wednesday, November 28, 2018

“Archives: Governance, Memory and Heritage”: 26 to 28 November

For more practical information regarding the Conference, please,click here.

ARA Annual Conference 2018

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 to Friday, August 31, 2018

The Archives and Records Association, UK and Ireland will hold its 2018 Conference in Glasgow between 29 and 31 August 2018 with the theme “People Make Records”.

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Virtual Exhibition ICA 70

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