News on Mexico’s National Archives (AGN): You can see a catalog of the AGN’s exhibits at catálogo de exposiciones itinerantes del Archivo General de la Nación
Connect with news from Latin American archives: the newsletter of the Asociación Latinoamericana de Archivos (ALA).
ICA’s Spanish Section on Parliamentary and Political Parties Archives and Archivists issued in December regulations regarding transparency and electronic records management: Normas referentes a transparencia y administración electrónica
The importance of local archives for historians and geneologists. In Belgium, the town of Walcourt establishes a center to preserve its history. Walcourt : un centre dédié aux archives communales
Historical videos inspired by “Game of Thrones,” photos of long-lost neighborhoods, and maps of the best old buildings still standing today: An Amazing Digital Archive of Amsterdam’s Past
In Malaysia, National Archives director-general Azemi Abdul Aziz wants the public, especially university students to use its documents or materials as the primary source of reference in verifying certain events: National Archives wants public to use documents as reference on history
On human rights:
Collected evidence to be part of international efforts to assign responsibility for rights abuses in North Korea. An archive of information and evidence on human rights abuses by the North Korean regime is to be established in Geneva: UN archive on N. Korean human rights abuses to be established in Geneva.
The Fundación Documentación, a foundation whose mission is to support activities among Latin American repositories that improve access to information, is organizing the webinar “Introduction to Digital Transformation” within public organizations: introducción a la transformación digital en organizaciones públicas.