ICA Adelaide 2019: Call for Submissions

Theme: Designing the Archive, Dates: 21 – 25 October 2019 (conference sessions Tuesday 22 to Thursday 24 October), Deadline for submissions: 28 February 2019 (23:59:59 Adelaide Time ACDT).

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Call for applications to host the 2021 Conference

ICA is now actively seeking applications to host its 2021 Conference. The deadline for the submission of applications is Friday 29 March 2019 11:59pm Paris time at the latest; earlier receipt would be helpful.  

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The Universal Declaration on Archives is now available in 40 languages

The Universal Declaration on Archives, adopted by the 36th Session of the General Conference of UNESCO on 10th November 2011, has just been translated in Persian by the National Archives of Iran.

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Monday, February 18, 2019

The Universal Declaration on Archives is now available in 40 languages

The Universal Declaration on Archives, adopted by the 36th Session of the General Conference of UNESCO on 10th November 2011, has just been translated in Persian by the National Archives of Iran.

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Monday, February 11, 2019

SARBICA 2019 Symposium - Early Bird Registration extended to 28 February!

The 2019 International Symposium of the Southeast Asia Regional Branch of the International Council on Archives (SARBICA) is hosted by the National Archives of Singapore (NAS). It will take place from 24-28 June 2019 in Singapore. With the theme of “Rethinking Archives: Reframing Boundaries,...

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Monday, February 11, 2019

SAR International Congress Call for Papers

International Congress on Architectural Archives - Braga (Portugal), 25th to 27th September, 2019

Call for Papers deadline: 31 March 2019

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Friday, February 8, 2019

January 2019 HRWG Newsletter

The Archives and Human Rights Group newsletter is now released!

Click here to check available translated versions

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Tuesday, February 5, 2019

The ICA Newsletter of January is now released!

Follow this link to read the January 2019 issue of the ICA Newsletter

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Tuesday, February 5, 2019

David Leitch, Secretary General of ICA 2008 to 2018

David Leitch served as ICA’s Secretary General from the Kuala Lumpur Congress in July 2008 until early March 2018. He managed the ICA Secretariat and supported the Executive Board as well as several manifestations of its management committees through...

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Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Happy New Year!

Today February 5, a new Chinese year begins: 2019 is the year of the pig. According to Chinese astrology, this animal embodies honesty, tolerance and discipline...

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Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Yaoundé, Cameroon 2018 Workshop: Archival buildings; standards and developments

This year in Yaoundé, the capital city of Cameroon, the ICA’s Expert Group on Archive Buildings & Environments (EGABE) held a morning workshop on Tuesday, November 27th, to address some of the issues inherent in the management and maintenance of archives storage, and the impacts of buildings...

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Friday, January 25, 2019

Steering Committee of SAR was held in Venice, Italy, November 8th

The Steering Committee of SAR held its annual planning meeting in Venezia, Italia,  last Thursday  8th November 2018.

Our host was the Archivo Progetti, from the Instituto Universitario di Architectura di la Universitá di Venezia, I.U.A.V., represented by his director...

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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Call for applications to host the 2021 Conference

ICA is now actively seeking applications to host its 2021 Conference. The deadline for the submission of applications is Friday 29 March 2019 11:59pm Paris time at the latest; earlier receipt would be helpful.  

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Conference ICA Adelaide 2019

Monday, October 21, 2019 to Friday, October 25, 2019

Designing the Archive
Join us in Adelaide, South Australia, from 21 to 25 October 2019.

Section on University and Research Institution Archives Conference 2019

Monday, July 1, 2019 to Wednesday, July 3, 2019

The International Council on Archives Section on University and Research Institution Archives (ICA/SUV) is pleased to announce its annual conference in Dundee, Scotland from 1st to 3rd July 2019.

Theme: APPRAISAL IN UNIVERSITY AND RESEARCH INSITUTION ARCHIVES

Universal Declaration on Archives 8th Anniversary

The Universal Declaration on Archives was initiated by the International Council on Archives and adopted in Paris by the UNESCO on the 10th of November 2011. The International Council on Archives invites all archivists, records managers and the general public, to celebrate this anniversary.

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