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Former Vice-President of EBLIDA have been elected to serve as President-Elect for IFLA

29 May 2015


Result of the postal ballot for the election of IFLA President-Elect 2015-2017.

Glòria Pérez-Salmerón (Spain), Former Vice-President of EBLIDA, is elected to serve as President-Elect for the term 2015-2017 and to serve as President for the term 2017-2019.


The votes received were as follows: 

Glòria Pérez-Salmerón 1276

Ismail Serageldin 296

"Libraries are an investment, not a cost.  IFLA, as the global voice of libraries, must develop new and innovative approaches for convincing governments of the importance of quality library services for improving the lives of their citizens." said Glòria.

We are pleased to congratulate Glòria for her election as President-Elect of IFLA.


Source: IFLA News

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