IFLA President's Meeting Opening (starting at 9.30 Central European Time, which is 8.30 UK time) and IFLA's Global Vision Report Summary launch (at 16.30 CET, which is 15.30 UK time and 11.30 USA Eastern time). The Opening includes an introduction by IFLA Secretary General, Gerald Leitner, and a welcome address by IFLA President, Glòria Pérez-Salmerón, under the theme Leading the way: Libraries as Motors of Change. The Global Vision report is "the result of six regional workshops, hundreds of discussions, and 22,000 responses to our online consultation from 213 countries and territories". The live streaming is via YouTube at http://bit.ly/2tQfDC and select the LIVE video. No registration is required. A recording of the live streaming will be made available afterwards at https://www.youtube.com/user/iflahq and https://vimeo.com/ifla.
Another livestream and launch today is of the OECD report The Resilience of Students with an Immigrant Background: Factors that Shape Well-Being, with a livestream at 12.30 Paris time/CET (11.30 a.m. UK time). It will be presented by Gabriela Ramos, OECD Chief of Staff and Sherpa to the G20, at the European Commission in Brussels: go to https://webcast.ec.europa.eu/the-resilience-of-students-with-an-immigrant-background-factors-that-shape-well-being