Stops in mid-February for the IPA president Al Qasimi included meetings with publishers in Tunisia and Morocco.
Messaging from the International Publishers Association joins a chorus of alarm around a fast-moving set of copyright changes in Kenya.
In scholarly and academic publishing, Elsevier’s Michiel Kolman says, more female leadership is a new and promising development.
The UK-based Book Aid International introduced its second innovative shipping-container library in 2021, in rural Zanzibar.
Kaaps is more than the street vernacular it’s been assumed by many to be. South Africa’s Olivia Coetzee curates a collection of translations.
The International Alliance of Independent Publishers’ conference included talks among African publishers about the need to produce locally.
In an effort to enhance its impact, the US$800,000 Africa Publishing Innovation Fund turns to trends in local publishing, book access, and library services.
As its CEO Alison Tweed prepares to speak at Sharjah Publishers’ Conference, Book Aid International tops 20,000 books in the Iraq project.
The Peace Prize of the German Book Trade has been awarded at midday on Sunday to the Zimbabwean author and filmmaker Tsitsi Dangarembga.
In its inaugural staging, the Salon du Livre Africain de Paris invited more than 150 authors and presented 30 French and African publishers.