Archives: Bridging the Gap - Call for Papers ICA Roma Conference 2022

The Call for Papers for the ICA Roma Conference 2022 is still open! The theme for 2022, Archives: Bridging the Gap, encompasses a broad range of issues to be investigated, discussed and laid open to different interpretations.

Thank You for Helping Us Promote the Essential Role Played by Archives and Records Professionals in 21st-Century Knowledge Societies

In 2021, you have shared with us how you are #EmpoweringArchives in the work that you do every day. In 2022...

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Call for Papers for Special Issue of Comma on “Archives and climate change”

Rising temperatures, shifting climate zones, extreme weather events: climate change poses a great threat to humans and ecosystems. Along with many other social sectors and institutions, archives and archivists are also threatened by these changes...

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Four Courses Available on ICA's Online Learning Platform

Have you taken any of our online learning courses? This year we added a new course, “Managing Digital Archives”, and we have more courses in the works for 2022!

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Comma 2019:2 and Comma 2020:1-2 are now online

Hard-copies of Comma 2019:2 and Comma 2020:1-2 have been dispatched to members who have subscribed to this service. If you or your institution are a hard-copy subscriber, have not received your issue...

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Monday, January 10, 2022

Archives: Bridging the Gap - Call for Papers ICA Roma Conference 2022

The Call for Papers for the ICA Roma Conference 2022 is still open! The theme for 2022, Archives: Bridging the Gap, encompasses a broad range of issues to be investigated, discussed and laid open to different interpretations.

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Tuesday, January 4, 2022

Response given by SAHR to the questionnaire in relation to Human Rights Council resolution 47/24 on human rights and climate change

Questionnaire in relation to Human Rights Council resolution 47/24 on human rights and climate change

Response by the Section on Archives and Human Rights, International Council on Archives

30 November 2021

1. Please describe the...

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Tuesday, January 4, 2022

Danish municipal and local archives take on the next step with AI

Danish municipal and local archives take on the next step with AI, helped by funding from foundations and Aarhus University. The funding will help archives to move on with machine reading, transcription, crowdsourcing and communication of handwritten documents. The software is Transkribus. The...

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Tuesday, December 28, 2021

Obituary Desmond Tutu

DESMOND TUTU (1931 -2021)

 

"We are ashamed of that part of our history but it is our history nonetheless. And it stands there recorded in our National Archives... The records are crucial to hold us accountable... They are a potent bulwark against human rights violations. We...

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Monday, December 13, 2021

Prepare your proposals! Call for Papers ICA Roma Conference 2022

Archives play a key role for national and local governments, civil society and citizens, the media and communication to reduce digital, cultural, political, social, technological and educational gaps by promoting access to information...

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Monday, December 13, 2021

Comma 2019:2 and Comma 2020:1-2 are now online

Hard-copies of Comma 2019:2 and Comma 2020:1-2 have been dispatched to members who have subscribed to this service. If you or your institution are a hard-copy subscriber, have not received your issue...

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Saturday, December 11, 2021

Funded PCOM Projects 2021

We would like to once again thank all the applicants who submitted their proposals for our 2021 PCOM Call for Projects. With the advice of the PCOM Review Committee, PCOM approved funding for the following projects...

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Friday, December 10, 2021

Human Rights Day 2021

The Section on Archives and Human Rights (SAHR) of the International Council on Archives is pleased to be a part of the observance of the United Nations' International Human Rights Day, celebrated every year on the 10th of December. It marks the...

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Thursday, December 9, 2021

Four Courses Available on ICA's Online Learning Platform

Have you taken any of our online learning courses? This year we added a new course, “Managing Digital Archives”, and we have more courses in the works for 2022!

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Wednesday, December 8, 2021

Active New Professionals 2022 have been selected! Congratulations!

We would like to thank all the ICA members that submitted their applications for the last call of the New Professionals Programme. Our congratulations to the six Active New Professionals for 2022...

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Call for Papers ICA Roma Conference 2022: Deadline

the Call for Papers for the ICA Roma Conference 2022 is inviting professionals from any academic, nonprofit, corporate, or government area within or connected with the archival and records management sector in any part of the world, to reflect on Archives: Bridging the Gap | Deadline: 21 March 2022

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Comma invites submissions for a special issue dedicated to the topic of "Archives and Climate Change" | Deadline: February 28th 2022 | More information

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SUV Annual Conference Call for Papers is open | Deadline: 15 February 2022 | Theme: COMMEMORATION AND ARCHIVES IN UNIVERSITIES AND RESEARCH INSTITUTIONS

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