IAF, IPA, STM, EIBF and IFRRO joint statement on World Book and Copyright Day 2020

On the occasion of World Book and Copyright Day 2020, IFRRO has, together with the International Authors Forum (IAF), the International Publishers Association (IPA), the International Association of STM Publishers (STM) and the European and International Booksellers Federation (EIBF), released a joint statement urging governments all over the world to recognize, support and celebrate the importance of books, learning solutions, and professional and scholarly content by adopting economic stimulus packages to sustain their respective publishing sectors and the value chains that surround them. These actions become specially necessary given the current COVID19 crisis.

You can find the statement in full here. The statement is also available in the following languages: Arabic, French, German, Portuguese, Spanish and Turkish