PARBICA 17 – Archives Engaged: Personal, professional, political


Day 1: Monday 4 September

Keynote Address – How archives support the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals

Dr Jo Hanisch, National Archives of Australia

PAMBU: Engaging with the Pacific Islands for 50 years

Kari James, Pacific Manuscripts Bureau

Stakeholder Engagement: Issues of interdepartmental collaboration, coordination and inclusiveness

Maxine Valentine & Alitia Nasila, The University of the South Pacific

A Long Engagement

Catherine Green

Successful Engagement for a New Archives Building

Naomi Ngirakamerang, National Archives of Palau

Noa Tapumanaia, National Archives of Tuvalu

Right to Information in Vanuatu

June Naviti, Right to Information Unit, Vanuatu

Build your own: What's in your Kit?

Jason Flello, The University of the South Pacific

Climate Change, Resilience and Pacific Archives

Lillie Le Dorré, Victoria University of Wellington / Archives New Zealand

Day 2: Tuesday 5 September

Keynote Address – Engage or Die: A non-traditional response to old problems

Opeta Alefaio, National Archives of Fiji

Road to Recovery - Steamatic sponsor presentation

Daniel Threlfall & Wayne Spence, Steamatic Road to Recovery - Steamatic sponsor presentation

Marshall Islands Genealogies: Stakeholders, cultural protocol and repatriation

Eleanor Kleiber, University of Hawai'i at Manoa, Pacific Collection Marshall Islands GenealogiesStakeholders, cultural protocol and repatriation

Engaging Digital Heritage with Source Communities: The Pacific and Regional Archives for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC)

Dr Nick Thieberger, School of Languages and Linguistics, University of Melbourne

Patrolling the Past: Bringing the Papua New Guinea Colonial-Era Reports into the Digital Realm

Cristela Garcia-Spitz, Tuzin Archive for Melanesian Anthropology at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) Library

Preserving History the Traditional Way: An Oral History Workshop

Brandon Oswald, Island Culture Archival Support

Stakeholder Engagement: A Case Study from Papua New Guinea; The Department of Implementation and Rural Development Record Management Project – Successful Achievements and Resulting Outcomes

Simiang Bunem, Department of Implementation and Rural Development, Papua New Guinea 

Tukul Kaiku, University of Papua New Guinea

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