Africa in Action Participants

40 African publishers’ associations gathered ahead of a two-day seminar in Nairobi as International Publishers Association signed Memoranda of Understanding with the African Publishers Network and the Association for the Development of Education in Africa to formalise the IPA’s commitment to the region.

Prix Voltaire short-list composite

The International Publishers Association (IPA) today announces the shortlist for the 2019 IPA Prix Voltaire, which rewards exemplary courage in upholding the freedom to publish and in enabling others to exercise their right to freedom of expression.

SDG Book Club Launch

On 2 April 2019 at Bologna Children’s Book Fair, the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Book Club released its first ever reading list of titles aimed at children age 6-12, to teach them about the importance of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in all six official UN languages.

South Africa Flag

When South Africa announced its intention to review and modernize its copyright law, the original purpose was to benefit South African performers and authors who were not receiving fair remuneration for their own intellectual property creations.

Free Mohamed Mkhaitir
  • Although authorities should have released him in November 2017, Mohamed Mkhaïtir is still being detained in an undisclosed location
  • His physical and mental health are deteriorating as a result of his prolonged detention
  • 32 human rights organizations are campaigning for his release and protection

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