Section of Professional Associations - SPA

Next meeting

The SPA Steering Committee  will meet next Novembre in Yaoundè.

Also, SPA organizes a Workshop on Management for Professional Associations at ICA Conference Yaoundè 2018.


Last meeting

The SPA Steering Committee  met last May in Berlin. You can find the report here:

Also you can check the minutes of the SPA Bureau meeting in Mexico. Minute



Now we are not publishing our newsletter but instead you can find every month news from SPA and the associations members in our SPA news sections:

You can find the old newsletter it in the following link.

You can find information about the latest SPA activities as well as reports from some of the associations that are part of our section. If you want to participate or make a contribution to the next newsletter, you can write to .


Our last project

We have published a toolkit on holding and Elevator Pitch Workshop:


SPA Film Festival on Archives

Start of film submission

Announcement of the SPA Film Festival on Archives and Records Management 2nd edition


About the web

We wish to communicate better with our member associations and offer relevant and useful services.  Please get in touch with us if you have any comments, suggestions or questions.

(SPA Webmaster:


SPA Business Plan

And if you are interested in the objectives and projects that SPA has planned for the next years, consult our business plan.


SPA Business Plan 2017-2020