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IBBY Partners and Friends

In this space we will offer news, and links to newsletters, from other IBBY sections around the world. Please stop by often to see the good work of our partners and friends all over the globe.

Letter from IBBY President, Patsy Aldana
In her letter to IBBY members and friends, IBBY Past President Patsy Aldana reported on efforts to build the strength of existing national sections, and developing new sections. Topics covered in the letter include:

Please share this letter with your colleagues and friends to better explain the work that they support through their membership dues.

Read the Fall 2009 IBBY Newsletter.

News from Zambia
One of the recipients of a grant from the USBBY Special Projects Fund is the Lubuto Library Project. For more information, download the following:

News from IBBY South Africa
Download the following newsletters for news from IBBY South Africa.

News from IBBY Lebanon
IBBY Lebanon, a USBBY twinning partner has provided a report on their accomplishments for 2007 to 2009.

News from Palestine

Peace the World Together

Download news from the Palestine national section of IBBY (January, 2010). Basarat Kazim reports that thanks to the $1700 received from the IBBY Children in Crisis Fund, to help after the flooding in Pakistan last year, 85 libraries have been put together. Organizations in the Punjab, Sindh and Khyber Pukhtunkhwa have each received twenty libraries, Gilgit Baltistan has received nine, and Baluchistan has received sixteen.

Remember: All USBBY memberships and donations promote reading and literacy
for children somewhere in the world!