Jean-Manuel Bourgois (1939 - 2018)

Jean-Manuel Bourgois

IPA learnt with sadness of the passing of Jean-Manuel Bourgois on 19th February 2018.

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Call for Nominations: Accessible Books Consortium (ABC) International Excellence Award 2018

ABC is now inviting nominations for the 2018 Accessible Books Consortium International Excellence Award for Accessible Publishing. This award recognizes outstanding leadership and achievements in advancing the accessibility of commercial e-books or other digital publications for persons who are print disabled.

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IPA president Michiel Kolman: action needed on censorship and book piracy in Russia

IPA president Dr Michiel Kolman called for Russia to do more on the big issues of book piracy and censorship this week, at the opening of the Moscow International Book Fair.

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IPA and WIPO launch annual statistical survey into the global publishing industry

The IPA and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) have fired the starting gun on an unprecedented world publishing survey, which will deliver the first ever detailed map of the industry in a broad-reaching and comprehensive yearly statistical report.

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IPA president: our members' collective voice now carries further than ever before

IPA President Michiel Kolman told a seminar at London Book Fair that Chinese publishing’s inclusion in the IPA had ‘marked an important expansion’, meaning that the IPA membership's 'collective voice today carries further and speaks for more publishers than ever before'.

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