Libraries @ the heart of the Information Society : Libraries success stories

Details of the organization
IFLA and SLIR
International
Civil society entities

Information about the project
Libraries @ the heart of the Information Society : Libraries success stories
A international data base of the libraries projects and actions to establish in reality the information society for all everywhere in the world. Available since end january 2005 on the website of the SLIR http://www.unige.ch/biblio/ses/IFLA/slir00.html under the title : "Libraries success stories" La base de données est accessible directement aux adresses suivantes http://www.ifla.org/I/whatsnew/new.htm et http://fmp-web.unil.ch/IFLA/
International implementation
Planned for future from 30/01/2005 to 
International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) Swiss Librarians for International Relations (SLIR)

WSIS information
* Information and communication infrastructure
* Access to information and knowledge
* Capacity building
* Enabling environment
* ICT applications: benefits in all aspects of life
* Cultural diversity and identity, linguistic diversity and local content
* Ethical dimensions of the Information Society
* International and regional cooperation
  • Achieve Universal Primary Education
  • Promote gender equality & empower women
  • Reduce child mortality
  • Combat HIV/AIDS, Malaria and other diseases
  • Ensure environmental sustainability
  • Develop a global partnership for development
  • Project
  • Programme
  • Publication
  • Training initiative
  • Guidelines
  • Tool-kit
The project is being considered as contributing to the objectives of the ITU Connect the World initiative? No