Connections Between Information Access and Human Rights- IFLA Blog

IFLA’s goals for the next few years are to underscore that “access to information and libraries contribute to the achievement of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals”

This blog entry outlines the some of the extent and projected connections between information access and Human rights:

https://blogs.ifla.org/faife/2018/03/09/human-rights-as-a-foundation-for-practice-by-susan-maret-ph-d/

While the Development and Access to Information (DA2I) website https://da2i.ifla.org/  will monitor the progress countries are making towards fulfilling their commitment to promote meaningful access to information as part of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.  It underlines the invaluable contribution that information access, particularly through libraries, makes to promoting more socially and economically inclusive societies.