Election 2018: Results for President and Vice President Programme

Elected Officers 2018-2022: For President, Mr David FRICKER, For Vice-President Programme, Mr Normand CHARBONNEAU

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Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Results of the Call for nominations for elected members of the FAN Steering Committee

ICA is pleased to announce that Mr Jeff James, Director of the UK National Archives, is now the President of FAN, following an uncontested election.

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Monday, September 17, 2018

SPA News from Norwegian Association: Revision of the Norwegian legislation on archives

Nowadays are busy for those of us who have an extensive interest in records management and archives in Norway. A lot of us sharing this particular interest are members of the Norwegian Society of Records Managers and Archivists (NA). Over the last years, NA has argued that a revision of the...

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Thursday, September 13, 2018

Election 2018: Results for President and Vice President Programme

Elected Officers 2018-2022: For President, Mr David FRICKER, For Vice-President Programme, Mr Normand CHARBONNEAU

Congress

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

HRWG Newsletter August 2018

The Archives and Human Rights Group newsletter is now released!

Click here to check available translated versions

Congress

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Call for applications: Programme Officer (Permanent, full time opportunity)

The International Council on Archives invites applications for the role of Programme Officer, based at the offices of the ICA Secretariat in Paris, France. Qualified applicants are invited to apply no matter their country of residence. Deadline: 11 October 2018, 11:59 PM Paris time

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Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Volunteer opportunity : New Professionals Coordinator

Do you have a passion for the future of archives and record keeping? Do you want to help guide the next generation of archivists and records managers? Then ICA has a volunteer opportunity for you!

Congress

Monday, September 10, 2018

Fire at the National Museum of Brazil

Message from David Fricker, ICA President: I am writing in response to the terrible loss suffered by the National Museum last week. It is difficult to comprehend the scale and severity of the destruction of so much heritage, of vital importance to Brazil but also of such value to all of humanity...

Friday, September 7, 2018

SCOLMA Conference on African literary archives

The conference of SCOLMA (the UK Libraries and Archives Group on Africa) will be held at the University of Birmingham, UK, on Monday 10 September 2018, with the subject of African literary archives, and the pleasing title of Things come together?

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Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Eviction of the National Archives of Peru from the Superior Court of Lima Premises

Colleagues from the Asociación Latinoamericana de Archivos have contacted us to express concerns regarding the eviction of the National Archives of Peru, from the Superior Court of Lima premises, where it is currently located. We were very concerned at hearing this news...

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International Archives Day 9 June 2018

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

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