FIDA Past Projects


2015 - Ghana: Training workshop on PARBICA toolkit

 A train the trainers’ workshop using the PARBICA toolkit to give the staff of the Public Records and Archives Administration Department (PRAAD) and participating stakeholders the skills and knowledge required to train public institutions in Ghana on electronic records management.

2015 - SENEGAL: Sub-regional train the trainers seminar

This is a project to organize a train the trainers seminar on free software designed for archives with at least ten participants coming from other West African francophone countries as well as Senegal.  

Outcomes will include:
• The trained participants forming an African free...

2015 - CHAD: Support for records management in two communes

This project involves the collaboration of an independent archival consultant with two local authorities in N’Djamena, capital of Chad, to provide support services for records managers in local government.

The project follows an in-depth analysis of two communes in N’Djamena into the...

2012 - Solomon Islands: Conservation project

The British Solomon Islands Project is helping to preserve one of the archives' most important and valued collections. The collection is currently held in the National Archives Solomon Islands (NASI) but needs urgent conservation work to avoid reducing access to the collection.

2012 - Palau: Internship programme

This award provides for a member of the staff of Palau National Archives to attend an Internship programme in the National Archives of New Zealand, with particular emphasis on appraisal techniques, disposal schedules, preservation and access, arrangement and description as well as other basic...