Fifth session of the committee on development information (CODI)
This CODI session will discuss the terms of reference for CODIST & Stat Com-Africa. the two new committees. Now let me turn to this fifth CODI meeting on the theme "Employment and the Knowledge Economy", which is in line ...
From the Vantage point of a University librarian
The most important sub-theme from the point of view of a university is Enhancement of employability through access to information and knowledge through libraries and other information services
Economic information literacy and the development of Sub-Saharan Arican countries
It has been proven that information availability is a key factor in the development of a society. Brooding and Mayer-Schonberger (2000) summaries this in the following words: 'indeed, accurate and reliable information is ...
The Critical Role of Libraries and Information Services in ensuring continuous employability and entreprenuership in the knowledge economy
Libraries play a critical role in the provision of information to citizens. It is through these institutions that information is disseminated to society at large. This starts from basic life skills information to entrepreneurial ...