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ICA International Congress 2016: "Archives, Harmony & Friendship" 5-10 September, Seoul

The International Council on Archives Quadriennial Congress, in Seoul, South Korea, from 5-10 September 2016, will consider the theme of "Archives,...

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FIDA 2016 Call for projects

The Trustees of the ICA Fund for the International Development of Archives (FIDA) invite members, branches and other bodies to submit...

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ICA Annual Conference: Host City Selection

Becoming a host country for the next ICA Annual Conference is: Expanding your own professional archival networks, Increasing the visibility of...

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Flash January 2016-n°31

FLASH 31 - Annual Conference in Reykjavik, International Congress in Seoul, Africa Strategy, New Professionals and PERSIST

The Secretariat is pleased to publish online Flash 31. We hope that you will find it informative and stimulating.


 Available in English and in French


Click here to download the document (available only in the member space)

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Universal Declaration on Archives

Universal Declaration on Archives

The Universal Declaration on Archives was adopted by the 36th Session of the General Conference of UNESCO on 10th November 2011. The Declaration was developed by a special working group of the International Council on Archives and has been endorsed by the ICA as a key pillar of its outreach and advocacy strategy.

The Declaration is an important step in improving understanding and awareness of archives among the general public and key decision-makers. It is a powerful, succinct statement of the relevance of archives in modern society.


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