The National Archives and Library celebrates the International Archives Week
Participates in a number of specialized events inside and outside the country
The Archives and the National Library celebrate the International Archives Week
The Archives and the National Library began their celebrations of the International Archives Week, which comes in celebration of the International Archives Day, which falls on the 9th of June. Preserving them in the most appropriate place so that they may live long and be passed on to generations who have the right to be proud of what our dear emirates witnessed in the past and is witnessing today in terms of development and prosperity under our wise leadership.
The Archives and the National Library celebrate this occasion with their participation in a number of specialized events, most notably: the conference (Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain in Documents and Archives Management) organized by the International Council of Archives for its members only. He is also participating in the "National Archives in Islamic Countries: Distinguished Experiences and Future Directions" symposium in Riyadh.
The celebrations of the Archives and the National Library began on June 6, 2022, with participation in the virtual conference (Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain in Documents and Archives Management) organized by the International Council of Archives, through the Times program. The application of artificial intelligence and the blockchain in the field of document and archive management.” This participation stems from the importance of emerging technologies and what they will offer in the field of archiving and documentation. Accelerated technology in various fields.
On June 7, 2022, the Archives and the National Library held the "Forum on the Role of Government Agencies in Supporting the Memory of the Nation", which dealt with the role of government agencies in supporting the memory of the homeland by organizing and preserving the archive, while presenting and discussing distinguished actual experiences in the country.
In this forum, His Excellency Abdullah Majid Al Ali, Acting Director General of the Archives and National Library, spoke about the importance of commemorating the International Archives Day, the merger of the archives and the national library, the positive impact of this on the state archives, the provision of documented information to researchers, and the efforts made by the archives and the national library to The level of organizing archives in official authorities and its impact on preserving historical documents, the role of the archive and the national library in qualifying archival cadres through training courses, workshops and lectures that are constantly organized by experts and specialists in archiving affairs, and the cooperation of the archive and the national library with Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi in creating higher academic academic degrees in archival studies, His Excellency congratulated the International Council of Archives on the anniversary of its founding in 1948, which coincides with the International Archives Day.
The forum was attended by: His Excellency Salah Al Mahmoud, Director General of the Sharjah Documentation and Archives Authority, His Excellency Khalid Nasser Al Raisi, Advisor to the Minister of Justice, and His Excellency Rashid Al Dhaheri, Director of the Documentation and Archives Department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The session was moderated by Mr. Hamad Al Mutairi, Director of Archives Department in the Archives and the National Library.< br /> The Archives and the National Library are also participating in a symposium on “National Archives in Islamic Countries: Distinguished Experiences and Future Directions” in Riyadh, the capital of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.