CARBICA Workshop “ARCHIVES AT RISK: REGIONAL SOLUTIONS TO ARCHIVAL DEVELOPMENT"

To be held at St. George’s Grenada

A Collaboration of the Government of Grenada,
the International Council on Archives and the Caribbean Archives Association

PRELIMINARY PROGRAMME

DAY 1 : Tuesday 14 February

8:45 a.m. Registration
9:15 a.m. Opening Remarks

To Be Announced
WELCOME SPEECH

Mrs. Rita Tjien Fooh, President, Caribbean Archives Association, Suriname
INTRODUCTION

Mrs. Margaret Crockett, Deputy Secretary General, Paris
The International Council on Archives

9:30 – 10:00 a.m. Dr. Didacus Jules, Director General of the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States
Keynote Speaker

10.00 - 10.15 a.m. Coffee Break

10.15 - 11.30 a.m. Why Archives? The Case for Records & Good Governance Margaret Crockett

11:30 – 12:00 noon Discussion

12:00 – 1:15 p.m. Buff et Lunch

1.15 – 3:00 p.m. Round Table on Archival Legislation
Margaret Crockett, Moderator

Case studies from Suriname (R. Tjien Fooh); Trinidad & Tobago (Avril Belfon); Jamaica
(Dr. Stanley Griffi n) & Curaçao (Max Scriwanek)

3:30 – 4:00 p.m. Discussion and Questions

DAY 2: Wednesday 15 February

9:15 a.m. Archives and Records Management
Margaret Crockett, Stanley Griffi n and Emilie Leumas

10.00 - 10.15 Coff ee Break

10.30 – 12:00 noon Archives and Records Cont……

12.00 – 1:15 p.m. Buff et Lunch

1:15 – 3:30 p.m. Archives and Records Cont…

3:30 – 4:00 p.m. Discussion

DAY 3: Thursday 16th February

9:15 a.m. Emergency Management & Disaster Preparedness
Jonathan Rhys-Lewis & Emilie Leumas

10.00 – 10:15 Break

10:15 – 12:00 noon Emergency Management….Cont

12:00 - 1:15 p.m. Buffet Lunch

1:15 – 3:30 p.m. Emergency Management….Cont
Discussion & Evaluation

3:30 – 4:00 p.m. Closing Remarks :
The Hon. Anthony Boatswain, Minister Responsible for Archives

Issue of Certificates
Margaret Crockett, Deputy Secretary International Council on Archives

Vote of Thanks: Rita Tjien Fooh, President of Caribbean Archives Association