IBBY Announces the 2016 Hans Christian Andersen Award Jury and Nominees
The 2016 Jury, selected by IBBY's Executive Committee from nominations made by its national sections, comprises the following ten distinguished members from across the globe. Jury President Patricia Aldana (Toronto, Canada) will lead the Jury to select the winners of the 2016 Hans Christian Andersen awards.
Press release here.
IBBY Congress 2016 - website update
The next IBBY World Congress will be held in Auckland, New Zealand from 18-21 August 2016. To view the updated Congress website go to www.ibbycongress2016.org
@IBBYINT - IBBY's new Twitter account
IBBY International has a new Twitter account: follow us on @IBBYINT
IBBY Asia-Oceania Newsletter February 2015
Read all the news of the region on the IBBY Asia-Oceania Newsletter February 2015 here
Bookbird Auction for IBBY Children in Crisis Fund
The buyer will be announced at the Bologna Children's Book Fair 2015. Roger Mello, 2014 Hans Christian Andersen Award winner, has donated a Bookbird Cover Artwork to be auctioned in benefit of the IBBY Children in Crisis Fund for Syrian children in Lebanon. Place your bid on-line here.
ICBD 2015 sponsored by UAEBBY
Many Cultures One Story ICBD 2015 poster and message here
New Bookbird issue 1/2015
See the contents of the new Bookbird issue here.
IBBY Cuba announces the Congreso Internacional Lectura 2015
Congreso Internacional Lectura 2015: para Leer el XXI
Se ha de conocer las fuerzas del mundo para ponerlas a trabajar
27 -31 October 2015, La Habana, Cuba: congress website here
IBBY European Newsletter November 2014
Read all the latest news from the IBBY European Sections here
IBBY Honour List 2014 catalogue
The catalogue can be ordered from the IBBY Secretariat and can be downloaded as a pdf (2.7MB) here
Launch of major appeal to rebuild the IBBY libraries in Gaza 2014
IBBY has been supporting two libraries in Gaza since 2008. In summer 2014, both libraries were destroyed during the war. We are launching an appeal for funds to rebuild these libraries. For information about the project and how to make your donation, please follow this link: IBBY Appeal 2014