Regional Meetings

IBBY National Sections organize Regional Conferences to improve communication, networking, professional exchange and strengthen ties of friendship and cooperation between different Sections in the region.

Regional Meetings 2017


IBBY Europe Regional Conference

6 April 2017, Bologna Children's Book Fair, Italy


5th Latin American and Caribbean Regional Conference

Encuentro de IBBY Latinoaméric y del Caribe

Voces de latinamérica en los libros para bebés, niños y jóvnenes

25-27 April 2017, Buenos Aires, Argentina


3rd Asia and Oceania Regional IBBY Congress

Read=Life: Children's Books in the Digital Age

9-12 May 2017, Bangkok, Thailand

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4th African Regional IBBY Conference

Rethinking Contemporary Literature for Children and Young Adults in Africa

22-24 August 2017, Kampala, Uganda

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12th USBBY Regional Conference

Radical Change Beyond Borders. The Transforming Power of Children's Literature in a Digital Age

20-22 October 2017, Seattle, USA

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Congreso Internacional Lectura 2017 para Leer el XXI

24-28 October 2017, Havana, Cuba