European Union Prize For Literature Announces 2020 Laureates

The European Union Prize for Literature (EUPL) recognises emerging fiction writers from across Europe. During a cycle of three years, the award includes 41 countries participating in the Creative Europe programme – an initiative aiming at strengthening Europe’s cultural and creative sectors.

EIBF and FEP call on the EU Ministers of Culture to support the book sector

Booksellers and publishers call for support ahead of the video conference of culture ministers from 27 EU member states  

Time to put words into action!

Europe’s cultural and creative sectors call for ambitious EU budgetary measures to get through the COVID-19 crisis  

World Book Day – authors, publishers and booksellers call for international support

We, the undersigned representatives of the global book industry urge governments all over the world to recognize, support and celebrate the importance of books, learning solutions, and professional and scholarly content by adopting economic stimulus packages to sustain their respective publishing

World Book Day: leveraging the power of books and reading

Ahead of the World Book Day on 23 April, we are spotlighting national reading initiatives – from long standing ones to recent ones launched during the Coronavirus outbreak – follow #EIBFreads  

Bookselling in times of health emergencies

Recent health emergency has prompted policymakers around the world to provide recommendations on how to best protect ourselves from the COVID-19 pandemic – maintaining strict hygiene, limiting unnecessary travel and time spent outside, as well as banning public gatherings.

EBF Contribution to the Digital Agenda

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EBF Contribution to the Commission’s Working Document on EU 2020 Strategy

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EBF contribution to the consultation on Creative Content in the Single Market

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EBF Contribution to the Consultation on Europeana

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