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12/17/14 – Xu Xiao, 2014 IPA Freedom to Publish Prize nominee, arrested in China

12/11/14 – Multi-stakeholder solutions offer best way to deal with copyright exceptions

12/05/14 – Local creative industries can help deliver UN Global Development Goals

11/20/14 – "One size does not fit all." Single textbook policy will hurt South Africa's pupils and publishers.

10/14/14 – New appointments to IPA's leadership bodies

10/09/14 – Richard Charkin calls for investment and innovation in publishing

10/05/14 – IPA calls on Turkey to drop politically motivated charges against journalists

10/04/14 – Spain must get serious about fighting IP piracy

07/14/14 – Mark Bide appointed as IPA adviser on digital publishing, standards and accessibility

06/30/14 – Publishers give their backing to WIPO's Accessible Books Consortium

05/13/14 – Chinese publisher Yao Wentian sentenced to 10 years in prison

05/09/14 – Russia's new censorship law "backwards and destructive"

05/08/14 – Stand up for copyright: Europe's creative sector highlights dangers of proposed new WIPO treaty

05/06/14 – IPA Secretary General warns: algorithms are replacing editors

04/23/14 – World Book Day taking off around the globe

04/08/14 – Ihar Lohvinau wins the 2014 IPA Freedom to Publish Prize

04/02/14 – IPA calls on Nigeria to withdraw “devastating” book import tariffs

03/25/14 – “Futile and desperate”: Publishers condemn attempt to block Twitter in Turkey

03/18/14 – Apple: Stop imposing your moral agenda on publishers

03/07/14 – Ihar Lohvinau and Afghan PEN Centre nominated for IPA Freedom to Publish Prize

02/14/14 – Concern over proposed 'fair use' exceptions for copyright in Australia

02/12/14 – “Technophobic and unfair”. IPA calls on Europe to end its e-book VAT discrimination

02/06/14 – “Dangerous” new internet law in Turkey will inhibit freedom to publish

01/30/14 – IPA Congress in Bangkok postponed to 2015 due to continued political unrest

01/28/14 – Freedom of expression under threat in Cambodia as crackdown on protests continues

01/23/14 – IPA demands that China releases publisher Yao Wentian

01/17/14 – IPA endorses Thema – New international subject category standard for books and e-books

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Michiel Kolman
17 July 2019
Accessibility
Diversity and Inclusion
On the topic of inclusion, we tend to focus on the areas of gender and sexual orientation. What does not receive as much attention is the area of accessibility. Simply put, having our products and services designed for people with disabilities speaks...
Hugo Setzer
03 July 2019
Freedom to publish
Copyright
Publishing industry

What do Kenya, Germany and Korea have in common? There are all members of IPA, and during June I had the unique opportunity to make a two-week trip to all three of them.

Michiel Kolman
26 June 2019
Freedom to publish
Publishing industry
Diversity and Inclusion
Diversity and Inclusion comes in many different shapes and colors and this month, Pride month in many countries, the focus will be on LGBTI+, or Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex, where the plus denotes all other groups in an overall i...
Michiel Kolman
24 April 2019
Publishing industry
Diversity and Inclusion
Arguably a forerunner in making progress on the topic of inclusion and diversity, the UK Publishers Association began their journey with a landmark report on the diversity of the UK publishing industry in 2017. They have just released their findings ...
Anne Bergman-Tahon
17 April 2019
Copyright
Publishing industry
558 days after it was proposed by the European Commission on 15 September 2016, the Members of the European Parliament adopted on Tuesday 26 March, the compromise text on copyright in the digital single market (the market we all share as Europeans th...
James Taylor
05 April 2019
Copyright
Publishing industry

Friday at SCCR 38 was for “other matters” – copyright in the digital environment, resale right and theatre directors. 

James Taylor
04 April 2019
Copyright
Publishing industry

Following Wednesday’s jam-packed day of presentations and side-events, you could feel a drop in energy in the chamber today as a number of reports were presented.

James Taylor
04 April 2019
Copyright
Publishing industry
Wednesday morning, before the start of the WIPO plenary session, IPA had two important meetings. Firstly, we were invited to take part in a regular briefing that the US delegation offers particular stakeholders at every SCCR. Secondly, IPA then met w...

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