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Press release: FEP letter to Culture Ministers

Brussels, 7 April 2020
FEP President has written to all Culture Ministers of the EU and of Iceland and Norway ahead of the Culture Council of 8 April 2020. Rudy Vanschoonbeek wrote “we, (...)

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All across Europe, people are discovering another way of dealing with time and leisure. Reading books can help escaping the reality, discovering new horizons or learning new skills. (...)

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Appeal of European publishers to the European institutions

Books need Europe’s help!

On 25th March 2020, the President of the FEP, Rudy Vanschoonbeek wrote to the President of the European Commission, Mrs von der Leyen and the Commissioner for Culture, Mrs Gabriel, as well as to (...)

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Joint statement of the European book trade concerning the cultural budget in Flanders

Brussels, 7th January 2020
The European book sector, represented by the European Writers’ Council, the Federation of European Publishers, the European and International Booksellers Federation and (...)

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