Centro Nacional Chega! (CNC) has convened a conference on International Archives Day, June, 9, at its headquarters in Balide, Dili.
The theme of the conference was ‘The importance of archival heritage for development’ and the conference could be followed live via this TVET link.
Archival institutions such as CNC, Arquivo & Museu da Resistência Timorense (AMRT), Arquivo Nacional de Timor-Leste (ANTL) as well as the Hukum, Hak Asasi dan Kaedilan (HAK) association made presentations on the topic.
At the end of the conference, participants signed a set of ‘Recommendations’ on archival policies for Timor-Leste that will be presented to the relevant authorities.