These new African Publishing Innovation Fund grants respond to the educational shortfalls in parts of Africa where the switch to digital has left students without adequate resources.
The PublisHer network of women in world publishing has created a detailed, actionable outline for an approach to diversity in the business.
Leaders of Frankfurter Buchmesse and the Börsenverein, supported by the International Publishers Association, condemn the killing of Lokman Slim.
This week, Bodour Al Qasimi begins her term as the second woman president of the International Publishers Association in more than 50 years.
The outgoing president of the International Publishers Association talks about the completely unexpected second half of his term.
The IPA explores ‘the need for a joined-up, ecosystem recovery roadmap’ to address effects of the pandemic on the world publishing industry.
A first in its 124 years, the IPA votes women executives into both roles, the UAE’s Bodour president, Brazil’s Karine Pansa vice-president.
The Ghanaian founder of Sub-Saharan Publishers outlines the importance of the Africa Publishing Innovation Fund amid the pandemic.
The Sharjah World Book Capital Office and Sharjah Book Authority are providing new grants to support Lebanese publishers and book fairs.
Frankfurt’s new program with WIPO is intended to position book publishing amid accelerating content developments in the creative industries.