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12th APLAP Conference – Tokyo


The 12th APLAP Conference was hosted by the National Diet Library in Tokyo, Japan from 31 October to 2 November 2018. The theme of the conference was: Developing human resources for parliamentary libraries and research services. To find out more about the National Diet Library, see the NDL webpage.

Conference Information

Download the 2018 Conference General Information


Keynote Speaker: Mr Steve Wise, Chair, IFLAPARL

Keynote Speech – Developing Human Resources [PDF]

Keynote Powerpoint Presentation [PDF]


Australian Parliamentary Library

Strategic Human Resource Planning [PDF]


National Diet Library, Japan

Training Program for Researchers [PDF]


Legislative Information Resources Management Department, The Philippines

Legislative Information Resources Management Department Powerpoint [PDF]

LIRMD Script [PDF]


New Zealand Parliamentary Library

The New Zealand Parliamentary Library's place in the Parliamentary Service [PDF]


Federated States of Micronesia Congress Library and Research Services

Challenges of Human Resources for FSM Congress Library & Research Services [PDF]


Parliamentary Library of Indonesia

Human Resources Development in the Parliamentary Library of Indonesia [PDF]


National Assembly Library of Korea

Human Resources Development for Providing Specialized Library Services in the Era of Digital Transformation [PDF]


Parliamentary Institute of Cambodia

PIC Human Resources and Library Services [PDF]


Parliament Library of Nepal

Parliament Library of Nepal: an Introduction [PDF]


Secretariat of the State Great Hural (Parliament) of Mongolia

Current situation of Parliamentary Research and Library Human Resource Development of Mongolia [PDF]


Cook Islands Parliament

Cook Islands Country Report Powerpoint [PDF]

Cook Islands Country Report Script [PDF]


Myanmar Parliamentary Library

Human Resource Development for Myanmar Parliamentary Library & Research Services [PDF]


National Parliament of Solomon Islands

Strengthened Human Resources to increase the Oversight capacity of National Parliament of Solomon Islands [PDF]


National Assembly Library of Thailand

Vision, Strategies and HR Policies of the National Assembly Library of Thailand [PDF]


National Assembly Research Service, South Korea

Current Status and Tasks for Strengthening Legislative Research Capability in Korea [PDF]


Bougainville House of Representatives

Problems, Challenges and Future Human Resource Development Plans for the Library Service of the Bougainville House of Representatives [PDF]

Bougainville House of Representatives Script [PDF]


General Secretariat of the Senate of Cambodia

Human Resources of the Research Service of the Cambodian Senate [PDF]


The Parliament of the Republic of Fiji

Developing Human Resources for Parliamentary Libraries and Research Services [PDF]