ERIC Number: ED066178
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972-Jul-28
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Meeting of Experts on Book Development in the Arab Countries (Cairo, May 1-6 1972). Final Report.
United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France).
Experts from thirteen Arab nations met to discuss book development in their countries. This document, which is divided into four sections is a report of that meeting. Part one considers the problems of book development in the Arab countries under the following headings: (1) the present situation, (2) development of national book production, (3) development of national book distribution and (4) promotion of the flow of books within and to and from the region. The second part deals with International Book Year plans in the Arab states. Part three relates to the Egyptian proposal for the creation of a regional center for book development. Recommendations for a program of action are presented in part four. (SJ)
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Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France).