2009 -2010 : Experts workshop on Records and Archives - SARBICA


Southeast Asia Regional Branch of the International Council on Archives - SARBICA

Date Added:

10 August 2010

SARBICA Executive Committee Members have agreed to hold expert workshops on various aspects of records and archives.


The Committee have identified member countries with expertise in topics such as the following:

Oral History - Singapore

Preservation & Conservation - Malaysia/Vietnam

Disaster Preparedness & Prevention - Indonesia/Philippines

Electronic Records Management System - Malaysia

Advocacy - Malaysia/Singapore/Brunei

Training the Trainer Resource Pack - Indonesia

Access - Singapore

Storage - Singapore/Indonesia


The experts workshop will be held in or either countries as mentioned above. SARBICA member countries will nominate 2 participants each for the workshop. Each workshop is scheduled for 2 weeks. Expert member countries will prepare the workshop module, identify the facilitators, venue and cater for food (3 meals). SARBICA is seeking funding from ICA to bear the cost of air tickets and payment to the workshop facilitators. Facilitators will be identified from host country and SARBICA would like ICA to recommend and sponsor an international expert pertaining to the particular area/topic.

Workshop is expected to be held in October 2010. Venue to be decided during the SARBICA Executive Meeting in Kuala Lumpur, May 2010.

This is a project endorsed by ICA - PCOM 2009-SARBICA1