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Hay Festival 2024

Find out more about our event at Hay Festival this month, where our Vice Patron, Lord Paul Boateng will be joined in conversation by writers Elif Shafak and Priscilla Morris

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Attracting new readers

Hear from our Head of Programmes, Samantha Sokoya, about our 2023/24 Community Reading Award Winners!

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Lessons in Literacy

Our East Africa Representative James shares his reflections from the Pan-African Literacy for All conference.

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A shared ambition

Hear from Heidi Mulvey, Head of Community Engagement at Cambridge University Press & Assessment, about why her company is committed to supporting Book Aid International's work.

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A year to remember

This year with your support, we sent over 1.2 million books to people who need them most. Our Chief Executive Alison Tweed looks back at 2023.

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Librarianship in times of conflict

Why do libraries become targets during conflict? And why do so many put themselves in harm’s way to protect them? In this blog, our chair Dr. Alice Prochaska reflects on these questions, and more.  

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