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First National Symposium on Memory of the World, Addis Ababa
First National Symposium on Memory of the World, Addis Ababa

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The First National Symposium on Memory of the World and the preservation of documentary heritage was held for over 120 archivists, record managers and librarians in Addis Ababa.

The symposium was an inter-sectoral activity with the Communication and Information (CI) and the Culture (CLT) Sectors promoting the awareness of the Memory of the World in Ethiopia.

From left to right:

Getu Assefa, National Programme Officer for Culture, UNESCO Addis Ababa
Atkilt Assefa, Director-General, National Archives and Library Agency (NALA)
Dawud Mohamed, State Minister of Culture & Tourism
Eshetu Yohannes, Officer, National Archives and Library Agency (NALA)
Alexandros Makarigakis, Director a.i., UNESCO Addis Ababa
Keywords: preservation archivist librarian documentary heritage memory world symposim national
Photographer: Joy Cruz-Lentz
Copyright: © UNESCO Addis Ababa/Joy Cruz-Lentz
Date: 23 November 2010
Place: Churchill Hotel, Addis Ababa
Country: Ethiopia
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