Make a donation to FIDA

Archives are an incredible resource. They are the documentary by-product of human activity and as such an irreplaceable witness to past events.

They underpin democracy, the identity of individuals and communities, and human rights. 

With FIDA, ICA is pursuing its tradition of supporting archives in developing countries.

By making a donation to FIDA, you will be:


  • helping to protect the world’s archival heritage
  • supporting and encouraging the use and development of archival collections
  • fostering international links between potential partners
  • simplifying archival access around the world
  • funding administrative and professional training in archiving specialities
  • raising your profile as a contributor to democracy
  • contributing to raising awareness of the importance of archives around the world