Forum of National Archivists - FAN


The Forum of National Archivists (FAN) consists of all those institutional members which are central archive directorates or national archival institutions, as set out in article 4.1.a.
It meets within the framework of the ICA Annual Conference and develops high-level strategic...

Expert Group on Archival Description - EGAD

For the term 2012-2016, the EGAD is charged with developing a formal conceptual model for archival description that identifies and defines the essential components of archival description and their interrelations to promote a shared understanding of archival description, to facilitate the...

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International Council on Archives

The ICA believes that effective records and archives management is an essential precondition for good governance, the rule of law, administrative transparency, the preservation of mankind's collective memory, and access to information by citizens.

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Here are the winners of the SPA Film Festival Award 2019!

Film can be such a powerful way of communicating, and for the second time, SPA decided to have a Film Festival to celebrate our profession and asked the world to send us their films on archives and records management so that we all...


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ARBICA in EB meetings in Vincennes

This is ARBICA's report on the EB meetings. Available in Arabic only.


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ICA President meets France Head of State Emmanuel Macron


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Yaounde Conference 2018

Saturday, November 25, 2017 to Wednesday, November 29, 2017

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World Day for Audiovisual Heritage 2017

" It’s your story – don’t lose it " is the theme of this year's celebration of the World Day for Audiovisual Heritage (27 October).

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Virtual Exhibition ICA 70

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