ALIA's response to the Australian Government Foreign Policy White Paper

Canberra, Friday 24 November 2017: With the release of the 2017 Foreign Policy White Paper by the Australian Government, ALIA is pleased to see the importance of the United Nation's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Australia's work globally to reduce poverty, improve health and education, advance gender equality, and strengthen economic growth.

ALIA submission to the White Paper, which highlights the importance of the SDGs to Australia as well as the ways that Australian libraries are well situated to contribute to discussions around Australian Government Foreign Policy, can be found here.

About the Australian Library and Information Association

The Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA) is the professional organisation for the Australian library and information services sector. With 5,000 members across Australia, we provide the national voice of the profession in the development, promotion and delivery of quality library and information services, through leadership, advocacy and mutual support. www.alia.org.au

Contact:  Brendan Eichholzer, Publishing and Communications Coordinator: brendan.eichholzer@alia.org.au | 02 6215 8222 |

Released
Friday 24 November 2017 12:00pm