Personal Information

Name: Iaguba Djalo


Skype: iaguba.djalo4



Director of the Guinea-Bissau National Public Library

President of the Guinean Association of Librarians, Archivists and Documentaries (AGDAB)

Member of Standing Committee of IFLA African Section.

Member The Governing Council of AfLIA (elected representative of Portuguese-speaking African countries)



Master in Information Management and School Libraries, Open University of Lisbon- Portugal

Certificate: Collections and documentary policy, – National Higher School of Information Sciences and Libraries of Lyon, France

Law Course – Jean Piaget de Bissau University 20015

Accounting Course – National School of Administration – ENA, Guinea-Bissau 1990-1991

Various training course certificates – EBAD – Dakar Senegal, IPD-Burkina-Faso and Portugal



Mr. Djalo has about 25 years of professional experience as a Librarian and Documentalist, being 12 years as Head of the United Nations Documentation and Information Center in Bissau and 13 years as a Librarian and Director of the Guinea-Bissau National Public Library. I wrote several articles published in newspapers and journals and presented several communications in conferences and congresses, having traveled and participated in several professional meetings throughout the world.