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Intergovernmental Programmes

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Information for All Programme (IFAP)

An intergovernmental Programme of UNESCO
Information for All Programme (IFAP)

The Information for All Programme is the only intergovernmental programme exclusively dedicated to promoting universal access to information and knowledge for development. This is a key plank in building Knowledge Societies.
The uniqueness of this mandate and its intergovernmental nature invest the Intergovernmental Council for the Information for All Programme with the authority to speak on strategic priorities and to lobby and create awareness about issues pertaining to the use of information and ICT for development at the international level. >> More

In focus

Final Report of the 6th session of the Intergovernmental Council for the Information for All Programme (Paris, March 2010)

Information Society Policies. Annual World Report 2009 available online in PDF

Past meetings

  • 17th meeting of the Bureau, 31 March 2010
  • 6th session of the Council, 29-30 March 2010

  • Donors that supported IFAP since the creation of the Programme
    Brazil greece Greece saudi arabia Saudi Arabia
    China india India spain Spain
    France Japan Japan Japan Tanzania
  • Chief of Section
  • Programme Specialist
  • Senior Assistant
  • http://www.unesco.org/webworld/ifap