Monthly Archive for April, 2017

Lindgren Award Laureate

Wolf Erlbruch has been chosen as the 2017 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award Laureate. Wolf Erlbruch was born in 1948, is a German illustrator and picturebook author. He has written some ten books of his own and illustrated nearly fifty titles by other authors. He is best known for his illustrations […]

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New UNESCO publication on 50 years of literacy efforts

A new publication of UNESCO “Reading the past, writing the future: Fifty years of promoting literacy” is now available online.   This publication takes stock of youth and adult literacy interventions which have been implemented since 1966, when UNESCO held its first International Literacy Day. It sheds light on the literacy-related […]

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