A new website!

Welcome on the new Alliance website! This website is under construction: some sections have to be completed, some articles are currently revised, or being translated... It should be finalised very soon. From now, we invite you to start to browse this new website, and promote it around you. For any comment, question or proposal on this website, please do not hesitate to write to the Alliance team. Photo : © Fablab Kër Thiossane, Dakar (Senegal), (...)

Digital workshop in Abidjan (Ivory Coast), 23-27 May 2016 – during the Abidjan Book Fair (26-28 May)

Through the support of the Organisation internationale de la Francophonie and the partnership established with the Ivorian publishers association (Assedi), the Alliance’s Digital Lab will convene 18 publishers from Sub-Saharan Africa from 23 to 27 May, to a workshop focusing on: * the production and marketing of digital books (session facilitated by Gilles Colleu, Vents d’ailleurs, France); * management of the Alliance Press web template developed by the Alliance for publishers who do not (...)


logo80 recommendations & tools in support of bibliodiversity

These 80 recommendations are build on the principles upheld in the 2014 International Declaration of independent publishers, an important document promoting bibliodiversity, signed on September 20th, 2014 by more than 400 independent publishers from 45 countries. They list the necessary prerequisites, divided in themes, for the development, maintenance and strengthening of bibliodiversity in concerned countries. Some recommendations are accompanied by tools and projects (existing or to be (...)

logoInternational Declaration of Independent Publishers 2014

During the closing meeting of the International Assembly of Independent Publishers (Cape Town, South Africa, 18-21 September 2014), 400 independent publishers from 45 countries signed the International Declaration of Independent Publishers 2014. Collectively drafted in three languages, on 20 September 2014, the Declaration 2014 is available in several languages (French, English, Spanish, Portuguese, Arabic, Farsi, Italian, etc.). Do not hesitate to share the Declaration, to promote and (...)