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If you have collected or inherited papers and photographs that document your family and want to ensure that they can be understood and used by future generations, this is the course for you! 

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Rescheduling for ICA Abu Dhabi Congress

We are pleased to inform you of the new dates for the ICA Abu Dhabi Congress:19-22 October 2021 at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre(ADNEC)...

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The Archives and Records are Accessible

At ICA we think it is an important time to tell people from all over the world, not just our community, that archives continue to be accessible even though in some cases the physical buildings may be shuttered. Also, that records services continue to operate to facilitate business and government...

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Comma 2019-1 is online for members!

The latest issue of Comma, Yaounde Conference 2018/Miscellany, is available online for members...

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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, June 17, 2020

Comma 2019-1 is online for members!

The latest issue of Comma, Yaounde Conference 2018/Miscellany, is available online for members...

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Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Archiving #AnArchiveIs

The #AnArchiveIs campaign is the first ICA social media campaign to be archived, thanks to the collaboration of the Society of Catalan Archivists and Records Managers (AAC...

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Friday, June 5, 2020

Register for the ICA online course "Organising Family Archives"

If you have collected or inherited papers and photographs that document your family and want to ensure that they can be understood and used by future generations, this is the course for you! 

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Tuesday, June 2, 2020

News on Records in Contexts standard

You will find below a summary of the latest news about Records in Contexts standard, and some details about EGAD’s work schedule till the end of 2020. The latest news about RiC...

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Thursday, May 28, 2020

Monthly reading group on archives

Coinciding with the International Archives Week (Jun 8-14 2020), we propose starting a monthly reading group for SUV members. Therefore,

- Colleagues in Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia and Oceania, we invite you to a first meeting on...

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Tuesday, May 19, 2020

ICA-SUV 2020 ELECTIONS

We invite all members of the International Council on Archives Section on University and Research Institution Archives to participate in the 2020 ICA-SUV Bureau elections.

The Nominating Committee consists of Anne-Flore Laloë (Nominating Committee Chair), Moira Rankin and...

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Friday, May 15, 2020

Rescheduling for ICA Abu Dhabi Congress

We are pleased to inform you of the new dates for the ICA Abu Dhabi Congress:19-22 October 2021 at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre(ADNEC)...

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Saturday, May 9, 2020

Cultural Rights and Climate Change

We are very happy of answering the kind call for inputs made by Mrs. Karima Bennoune the Special Rapporteur of United Nations in the field of cultural rights and climate change, for the report that she will be presenting at the General Assembly, in October 2020. We do it from the archives and...

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Saturday, May 9, 2020

The role of archives in the #COVID-19 crisis

The Working Group on Archives and Human Rights of ALA and the SAHR of ICA, express their support for the UNESCO Declaration “Turning the threat of COVID-19 into an opportunity for greater support to documentary heritage" published a few days ago.

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Friday, May 8, 2020

ICA-SUV conference Bogotá 2020 cancelled

The Planning Committee of the Congress ‘Memory, human rights and good practice in university and research archives: different views, a single objective’ with regret informs colleagues, speakers and interested parties of the decision to cancel the event scheduled from September 29 to October 2 at...

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Webinaire : Installer et utiliser le logiciel libre RiC-O Converter

Webinaire de l'AAF, en partenariat avec les Archives nationales de France et le Conseil international des Archives | 25 Juin 2020 15:00 CET | Inscrivez-vous en suivant ce lien

International Archives Week: 8-14 June 2020 - Event

Monday, June 8, 2020 to Sunday, June 14, 2020

Campaign theme is « Empowering Knowledge Societies » | #IAW2020 | Programme for the International Archives Week 2020 (8-14 June)

ICA Abu Dhabi 2020 Congress

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 to Friday, October 22, 2021

We are pleased to inform you of the new dates for the ICA Abu Dhabi Congress:19-22 October 2021 at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre(ADNEC).

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