Speeches at the IBBY-Asahi Reading Promotion Award Presentation Ceremony

Laudatio by Ms Hannelore Daubert, President of the IBBY-Asahi Reading Promotion Award Jury 2010
Speech by Mr Satoshi Hashimoto, Bureau Chief and European Editor, Asahi Shimbun European Bureau in London
Acceptance Speech by Joana Felih, OSU Children's Library Fund, Ghana

Nominations 2010

The results of the Jury meeting will be announced on Tuesday, 23 March 2010 during the IBBY press conference on the first day of the Bologna Chldren's Book Fair.

IBBY Sections have nominated the following projects for the 2010 IBBY-Asahi Reading Promotion Award 2010.

Nomination by:Candidate

  • IBBY Australia: Alola Literacy & Reading Programme, Dili, Timor-Leste
  • IBBY Brazil: Indigenous Children's Literature Writers' Meeting
  • IBBY Canada: Osu Children's Library Fund, Ghana
  • IBBY Colombia: Visible Readings for Invisible Children, Medellín
  • IBBY Germany: Room to Read, international, based in USA
  • IBBY Japan: Kamishibai – To build a culture of peace in the world
  • IBBY Mexico:  Justita Arenas Reading Room, México City
  • IBBY Poland: Mama, Tata & … Myself Campaign, Nowa Iwiczna
  • IBBY Slovenia: Roma People, invited to the library, Metlika
  • IBBY Spain:  Convenio de Cooperación al Plan de Lectura, Mendellín, Colombia
  • IBBY Sweden: White Elephant / Domrei Sor, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
  • IBBY UK:  Akili Trust, Kenya