New Bookbird Issue 3 / 2016
IBBY European Newsletter April 2016
Read the news of the region on the IBBY European newsletter April 2016 here
Update IBBY Children in Crisis Fund: Lebanon
Read the update for the Syrian Children's Bibliotherapy Project in Lebanon here.
IBBY Press Conference at Bologna Children's Book Fair
See the IBBY Press Conference at the 2016 Bologna Children's Book Fair here
Hans Christian Andersen Award 2016 - Winners
Cao Wenxuan from China is the 2016 Laureate for writing and Rotraut Susanne Berner from Germany was selected as the 2016 Laureate for illustration.
Full press release here
IBBY-Asahi Reading Promotion Award 2016 - Winners
Big Brother Mouse in Laos and Read With Me in Iran win the 2016 IBBY-Asahi Reading Promotion Award.
Full press release here
Andersen Shortlist 2016 - Film
We are very proud to share with you a brief (9') film produced by Nami Island Inc. to highlight and celebrate the 2016 Hans Christian Andersen Award Shortlisted candidates. Listen to Patsy Aldana the President of the Jury and to the candidates in their own words.
Andersen Shortlist 2016 - Flyers
Biographies of the Andersen Shortlist candidates are available as flyers to download here
IBBY Honour List 2016
Read the full list of selected titles for the IBBY Honour List 2016 here
Hans Christian Andersen Award 2016 - Shortlist
IBBY announces the Shortlist for the 2016 Hans Christian Andersen Award. Read the full media release here
Int. Children's Book Day 2016 - IBBY Brazil
International Children's Book Day 2016 is sponsored by IBBY Brazil. Message and poster here
Library cards for Syrian children in Canada
IBBY Canada, Groundwood Books and Canada's libraries welcome Syrian children. Full media release here
IBBY libraries in Gaza
The IBBY Gaza Appeal has allowed the library at al-Sikka to be refurbished, enlarged, supplied with books, furniture and equipment. Latest news here.
IBBY and REFORMA
IBBY and REFORMA are working to bring relief to refugee children arriving at the USA/Mexican border.
See the film of the IBBY/REFORMA fact-finding visit in August 2015 here.
IBBY Asia - Oceania - North Africa Newsletter December 2015
Read the news of the region on the IBBY Asia - Oceania - North Africa newsletter December 2015 here
IBBY European Newsletter November 2015
Read the latest news from the IBBY European Sections here