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Press release: FEP elects a new President during its first ever virtual general assembly

Outgoing President Rudy Vanschoonbeek had the privilege to chair the first ever FEP virtual general assembly this Thursday 17 September. In the first session, FEP members shared their experiences (...)

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International and European Publishers Condemn Violent Crackdown in Belarus

FEP has joined the IPA to firmly condemn the situation in Belarus, with the attacks against freedom of expression and the criminal case opened by Alexander Lukashenko against the Nobel Prize (...)

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Press Release: Belgian publisher Jean Vandeveld passed away

Brussels, 19/08/2020
La Fédération des éditeurs européens (FEE) a le regret d’annoncer le décès ce 18 août de son ancien Trésorier, l’éditeur bruxellois Jean Vandeveld, Directeur de la Maison d’édition (...)

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European publishing at the time of COVID-19

Book publishing has been severely hit by the closing of bookshops as well as by books being considered as non-essential products in some countries. During and after the isolation period that hit (...)

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Call for the EU Council to provide appropriate funding for the recovery and thriving of the cultural sector

46 leading cultural personalities including writers: Nina George, President of EWC and Nele Neuhaus, Nina Bouraoui, Olivier Guez and Sebastian Fitzek co-signed a call for the European Council to (...)

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Joint sector call: investing in Europe’s next generation by investing in culture

94 associations representing all strands of Cultural and Creative Industries, including FEP, ask EU leaders to invest in Europe’ next generation by investing in culture.
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EUPL 2020 laureates announced today

19 May 2020
The winning authors from the 13 countries selected for the EUPL 2020 were announced today.
Find out their names on the EUPL website and in the below (...)

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EIBF and FEP call on the Minister of Culture and EP Culture Committee to support the book sector

18 May 2020
Earlier, the two trade associations presented their ten measures for the book sector and now they have developed two of these measures: vouchers for citizens to buy books from local (...)

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Proposed measures to support the book industry

8 May 2020
The Federation of European Publishers, representing 29 national publishers associations, has prepared a toolbox containing a list of measures to support book publishers and the book (...)

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Europe’s cultural and creative sectors call for ambitious EU budgetary measures to get through the COVID-19 crisis

5 May 2020
Time to put words into action!
Europe’s cultural and creative sectors were among the first and hardest hit by the unprecedented COVID-19 crisis. They will also be among the last. (...)

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