Award Opportunity for Library Services that Empower Women and Girls

EIFL’s ( Electronic Information for Libraries ) Public Library Innovation Programme ( EIFL-PLIP ) celebrated International Women’s Day with a new award call- for public and community libraries that empower women and girls through information and communication technology ( ICT ).

The award includes a prize of US$1,500 and is open to public and community libraries in developing and transition countries. The deadline for submitting applications is May 8 , so start preparing your application now !

Applications will be accepted in English, French, Russian and Spanish.

This is the fifth award in EIFL-PLIP’s series of Innovation Awards for libraries that improve libraries in their communities. Through the awards EIFL-PLIP is seeking exciting stories about how libraries contribute to community development. The aim is to share them widely, to tell the world about the good work that libraries are doing , and to inspire other libraries to start similar services.

To read more about this exciting award visit this site.

Nigel Palmer                                  Phi

 

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About nigepalphi

I am a trustee of Partnerships in Health Information. I was librarian of the Health Education Council in London from 1969 to 1972, then librarian of St Mary's Hospital Medical School from 1972 to 2002.
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