Best Practices and Knowledge Sharing

First Technical Assistance Mission to the Parliament of Barbados

In the framework of the European Commission funded project “Support to ICT Strategic Planning in the Caribbean Parliaments”, a first technical mission was conducted to the Parliament of Barbados (19 to 23 September 2011) to carry out an assessment of the status of ICT in both Houses of the Parliament and make initial recommendation for the ICT Strategic Plan.

First Technical Assistance Mission to the National Assembly of Seychelles

In the framework of the project “Support to ICT Strategic Planning in the SADC Parliaments”, a technical mission was conducted to the National Assembly of Seychelles (4 to 9 September 2011) by the Global Centre for ICT in Parliament and the SADC Parliamentary Forum, with support from an expert from the Parliament of Finland.

Session 4 - Web 2.0 to increase use of digital resources

Time slot: 
16:00 - 17:30
Panelists
Panelists: 
Moira Fraser, Chair, IFLA Section on Library and Research Services for Parliaments, and Chief Librarian, Parliament of New Zealand
Soledad Ferreiro, Director of the Library, National Congress of Chile

Session 3 - Capture, management and dissemination of digital resources

Time slot: 
14:00 - 15:30
Panelists
Panelists: 
Alenka Kavčič-Čolić, Secretary, IFLA Information Technology Section, and Head of the Research and Development Unit, National and University Library of Slovenia
Adolfo Furtado, Director of the Centre for Documentation and Information, Chamber of Deputies of Brazil

Session 2 - Creating a digital library

Time slot: 
11:30 - 13:00
Panelists
Panelists: 
Edmund Balnaves, Information Coordinator, IFLA Information Technology Section
Simone Bastos Vieira, Director of the Library, Federal Senate of Brazil

Session 1 - Introduction into concepts and practices of managing digital library sources

Time slot: 
09:30 - 11:00
Panelists
Panelists: 
Edmund Balnaves, Information Coordinator, IFLA Information Technology Section
Donna Scheeder, Member of the Governing Board of IFLA, and Deputy Chief Information Officer, Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress of the United States of America

República Dominicana: ONU apoyará al Senado para hacer más eficiente el uso de la tecnología de la información y comunicación

El presidente del Senado de la República Dominicana, Reinaldo Pared Pérez recibió este martes la visita de una delegación de la Organización de las Naciones Unidas (ONU), que tuvo como objetivo desarrollar un proyecto con fondos de la Unión Europea para hacer más eficiente el uso de la Tecnología de la informática.

Second Technical Assistance Mission to the Chamber of Deputies of the Dominican Republic

In the framework of the European Commission funded project “Support to ICT Strategic Planning in the Caribbean Parliaments”, a second technical mission was conducted to the Chamber of Deputies of the Dominican Republic (1 to 6 August 2011). Following the assessment previously undertaken, the second mission focused on the preparation of the ICT Strategic Plan.

Newsletter of the IFLA Section on Libraries and Research Services for Parliaments (Vol 29, n. 1, June 2011)

Source: 
IFLA Section on Libraries and Research Services for Parliaments

Contents of the Newsletter of the IFLA Section on Libraries and Research Services for Parliaments (Vol 29, n. 1, June 2011)

  1. The 77Th IFLA World Library and Information Congress
  2. The 2011 Annual Meeting Of The IFLA Section on Library and Research Services for Parliaments
  3. Training Day / Global Centre For ICT in Parliament
  4. Standing Committee Meetings 2011
  5. Summary Calendar of Meetings and Events of the IFLA Parliamentary Section in Puerto Rico

Informe del Taller Internacional "Aprovechar las TIC para mejorar los servicios y promover la creación de redes y el intercambio de conocimientos entre bibliotecas parlamentarias de América Latina"

El Taller, que se llevo a cabo durante tres días completos en el Congreso Nacional de Chile en Valparaíso, desde el 19 al 21 de enero de 2011, tuvo como objetivo, aprovechar las TIC para mejorar los servicios y promover la creación de redes y el intercambio de conocimientos entre Bibliotecas Parlamentarias de América Latina, proporcionando una plataforma para funcionarios de los poderes legislativos de América Latina para intercambiar opiniones y experiencias sobre el uso eficaz de tecnologías de la información y de

Legislative XML Summer School LEX11 - Managing Legal Resources in the Semantic Web

Date: 
Tue, 06/09/2011 - Sat, 10/09/2011

The Summer School Lex programme of the 2011 Edition will take place on 5-10 September 2011 Ravenna, Italy, Faculty of Law. Also this year the Summer School LEX is hosted by the Universty of Bologna, Ravenna location with the scientific partnership of EUI, IDT, ITTIG, CIRSFID, CS and Leibniz Center for Law and with the support of LegalXML-OASIS.
Deadline for the early-bird registration: June 30th.

Réseau Africain des Personnels des Parlements

Cadre d'échange et de concertation des fonctionnaires des parlements d'Afrique.

Les Buts du réseau sont :

  1. La formation du personnel;
  2. l'accroissement continu de ces capacités professionnelles;
  3. la coopération interparlementaire.

Launch of Africa Portal

The South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA) is pleased to announce the launch of the Africa Portal at http://www.africaportal.org/.
The Africa Portal is an online knowledge resource offering researchers and opinion leaders a forum to share their insights on Africa and publish their work on pressing areas of concern to policymakers and the public. It aims to fill the gap in accessibility to research and information on policy issues on the continent.

Workshop on Legal Frameworks for ICT

Date: 
Mon, 30/05/2011 - Sat, 04/06/2011

The Commonwealth Secretariat and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Government of Malta are pleased to announce the 5th edition of the training course taking place under the Malta Commonwealth Third Country Training Programme: Legal Frameworks for ICT.

Technical Assistance Experts' Roster

The Global Centre, in collaboration with partnering institutions, provides technical assistance and advisory services directed at supporting parliaments to develop among others: Parliament e-readiness analyses; user and system requirement analyses; ICT strategies and operational plans; organizational reengineering and new working methods; parliament interoperability frameworks and pilot projects.

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