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AMIA - Association of Moving Image Archivists
The Association of Moving Image Archivists is an international professional association established to advance the field of moving image archiving by fostering cooperation among individuals and organizations concerned with the acquisition, preservation, description, exhibition and use of moving image materials.
Website:  www.amianet.org

ARSC - Association for Recorded Sound Collections
Founded in 1966, ARSC is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation and study of sound recordings, in all genres of music and speech, in all formats, and from all periods. ARSC is unique in bringing together private individuals and institutional professionals - anyone with an interest in recorded sound.
Website:  www.arsc-audio.org

FIAF - International Federation of Film Archives
The International Federation of Film Archives brings together institutions dedicated to rescuing films both as cultural heritage and as historical documents. FIAF is a collaborative association of the world's leading film archives whose purpose has always been to ensure the proper preservation and showing of motion pictures.
Website: www.fiafnet.org

FIAT/IFTA - International Federation of Television Archives/Fédération Internationale des Archives de Télévision
The International Federation of Television Archives is an international professional association established to provide a means for co-operation amongst broadcast and national audiovisual archives and libraries concerned with the collection, preservation and exploitation of moving image and recorded sound materials and associated documentation.  
Website: www.fiatifta.org

IASA - International Association of Sound
and Audiovisual Archives
The International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archives was established in 1969 to function as a medium for international co-operation between archives that preserve recorded sound and audiovisual documents. IASA supports the exchange of information and fosters international co-operation between audiovisual archives in all fields, especially in the areas of: acquisition and exchange; documentation and metadata; resource discovery and access; copyright and ethics; conservation and preservation; and, research and publication.
Website: www.iasa-web.org


ICA - International Council on Archives
The International Council on Archives is dedicated to the advancement of archives worldwide. Archives, by providing evidence of human activities and transactions, underlie the rights of individuals and States, and are fundamental to democracy and good governance. Archives safeguard the memory of mankind by preserving records of its past. In pursuing the advancement of archives, ICA works for the protection and enhancement of the memory of the world.
Website: www.ica.org/


IFLA - International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions
The International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions is the leading international body representing the interests of library and information services and their users. It is the global voice of the library and information profession. The Audiovisual and Multimedia Section of IFLA is the international forum for persons working with non book media in every kind of library and information service.
Website: www.ifla.org


SEAPAVAA - Southeast Asia-Pacific Audiovisual Archive Association
The Southeast Asia-Pacific Audiovisual Archive Association aims to provide a regional forum for addressing common issues and concerns related to the collection and preservation of, and provision of access to, the audiovisual heritage of member countries.
Website: www.geocities.com/seapavaa/

UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, Information Society DivisionThe United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is mandated by its Member States inter alia to promote the free flow of ideas by word and image, to foster international co-operation in the fields of communication and information in order to narrow the gap between the "information rich" and the "information poor" in these areas and to promote access for all to ICTs.
Website: www.unesco.org/webworld

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