Kenya Library  Association

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Objectives

Objectives

1.To provide a forum for communication and cooperation between information professionals and institutional members, at local, national, regional and international level

2.Lobby with the government to formulate and enact policies that will promote access to information

3.Ensure that all levels of the society have access to information for individual growth and national development.

4.Provide information to support government priority initiatives in poverty eradication, education, HIV/AIDS, ICT, etc

5.Promote development and sustenance of a reading culture and the creation of a knowledge society, that would enhance socio-economic development in Kenya

6.Liaise with key stakeholders in the development of a school library network in Kenya

7.Promote professional competencies for improved socio-economic development of the nation

8.Encourage and support efforts in integration of information and communications technology (ICT) in libraries, and the national information infrastructure

9.Facilitate the development of professional competencies for a market economy in Kenya

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