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Episode 7: Conversation - Fabrizio Hochschild on Leadership, Courage and Integrity

Episode 7: Conversation - Fabrizio Hochschild on Leadership, Courage and Integrity

July 19, 2019

This episode of The Next Page offers a learning moment on leadership. The Director of the UN Library Geneva, Francesco Pisano, speaks with Fabrizio Hochschild, Assistant Secretary-General for Strategic Coordination at the Executive Office of the Secretary-General at the United Nations, about his thoughts on principled leadership, moral courage and integrity, and what this means for the United Nations today.

Their conversation is centered on Mr. Hochschild's recent article, Courage and Integrity in UN Leadershippublished in 2019 by the Dag Hammarskjöld Foundation as part of a series marking 100 years of international civil service, which began in 1919 with the creation of the League of Nations.

You can read the full article by visiting the Dag Hammarskjöld Foundation website: https://www.daghammarskjold.se/publication/courage-and-integrity/.

Content:

Speakers: Fabrizio Hochschild & Francesco Pisano.

Host: Natalie Alexander.

Editor & Sound Editor: Natalie Alexander.

Image: UN Photo/Manuel Elias.

Recorded and produced at the UN Library Geneva.

 

Episode 6: Library Talk - Digital Preservation & Stewardship with Trevor Owens

Episode 6: Library Talk - Digital Preservation & Stewardship with Trevor Owens

July 5, 2019

This episode of The Next Page is for anyone interested in digital preservation and stewardship. As digital records increase within organisations and communities, how do we ensure electronic records are preserved and accessible in the long-term? What are the opportunities and what can we do now? In this Library Science Talk, held at the UN Library Geneva as part of the AILIS programme for 2019, Dr. Trevor Owens from the Library of Congress in Washington D.C. shares key principles for supporting digital stewardship, as well as the actions that can be taken today to progress in the practice and connect with others in the international community.  

Dr. Trevor Owens currently serves as the first Head of Digital Content Management at the Library of Congress in Washington D.C. He works as a librarian, researcher, policy-maker and educator in the field of digital infrastructure for libraries, and is the author of the book The Theory and Craft of Digital Preservation, published in 2018: https://bit.ly/2FUK1is. To find out more, visit his websitehttp://www.trevorowens.org/.  

This talk took place on 20 May 2019 at the UN Library Geneva.

Content:

Speaker: Trevor Owens.

Host: Natalie Alexander.

Editor & Sound Editor: Natalie Alexander.

Image: Trevor Owens.

Recorded and produced at the UN Library Geneva.

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