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Introducing IAALD: Some slides for JAALD
Introducing IAALD: Some slides for JAALD
Introducing IAALD: Some slides for JAALD
Introducing IAALD: Some slides for JAALD
Introducing IAALD: Some slides for JAALD
Introducing IAALD: Some slides for JAALD
Introducing IAALD: Some slides for JAALD
Introducing IAALD: Some slides for JAALD
Introducing IAALD: Some slides for JAALD
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Introducing IAALD: Some slides for JAALD

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Presentation by Peter Ballantyne: JAALS, January 2006

Presentation by Peter Ballantyne: JAALS, January 2006

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  • 1. Introducing IAALD Some slides for JAALD 28 January 2006 Peter Ballantyne
  • 2. Vision
    • the leading global community of practice for information specialists* in agriculture and related disciplines
    • * people and institutions who are professionally involved in creating, capturing, accessing, or disseminating information and knowledge concerning agriculture and rural development
  • 3. Mission
    • IAALD enables its members to create, capture, access and disseminate information to achieve a more productive and sustainable use of the world’s land, water, and renewable natural resources and contribute to improved livelihoods of rural communities
  • 4. What we do
    • IAALD connects agricultural information specialists worldwide
      • providing platforms and spaces for information dissemination, exchange, knowledge sharing, and learning
    • IAALD convenes agricultural information specialists worldwide
      • organising meetings and catalyzing dialogue among all agricultural information stakeholders
  • 5. What we do
    • IAALD communicates and advocates the value of knowledge and information to its members and others
      • improving the status and practice of agricultural information management and dissemination
    • IAALD collaborates with members and other partner organisations
      • facilitating educational and other opportunities across agricultural information communities
  • 6.
    • … to be properly knowledgeable, the centres and the peripheries need to be in conversations with the other …
    • Wendell Berry
    Convening and connecting
  • 7. How we operate
    • Executive Committee 2005-2010
    • World Congresses
    • Chapters (china, central/east europe)
    • ‘ Sisters’ (jaald, usain, aibda, fita’s, …)
    • Website: www.iaald.org
    • Listserver @ University Arizona
    • Weblog: http://iaald.blogspot.com
    • Quarterly Journal
    • Members (institutions, individuals, students)
  • 8. Priorities
    • Strengthen the membership base
    • Engage the members
    • Facilitate professional development for members
    • Expand and deepen partnerships and alliances
    • Hold events and workshops
    • Inform and communicate with members and the wider agricultural information community
    • Establish a sound organizational financial base
    • Reorganise the IAALD business practices
  • 9. Some plans
    • Africa Conference, May 2006
    • World Congress in Japan, 2008 (?)
    • World Congress in France, 2010
    • Participate in regional meetings of ‘sisters’
      • AIBDA Mexico 2006
      • USAIN USA 2006
      • AFITA India 2006
      • IFLA Korea 2006
    • Collaboration with ‘sisters’ and chapters?
      • China, Central/east Europe, Japan, Latin America, USA, ‘FITA’s’, Forestry, Fisheries
    • Joint memberships
    • Professional development ? certification?
  • 10. The New Committee
    • Peter Ballantyne (The Netherlands)
    • Vielka Chang-Yau (Panama)
    • Debbie Currie (USA)
    • Michal Demes (Hungary)
    • Elizabeth Dodsworth (UK)
    • Elizabeth Goldberg (Italy)
    • Toni Grieder (USA)
    • Barbara Hutchinson (USA)
    • Nick Maliha (Syria)
    • H.V. Mote (India)
    • Dorothy Mukhebi (Kenya)
    • Shuchun Pan (China)
    • Takashi Nagatsuka (Japan)
    • Stephen Rudgard (Italy)

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