ERIC Number: ED071718
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972-Sep-21
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International Book Year--1972, Report by the Director-General. Item 13.3 of the Provisional Agenda.
United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France).
The present report, based on information available as of 1 August 1972, is an account of the progress of International Book Year. It is divided into three sections. The first describes activities undertaken by member states and international organizations. The second section deals with the way in which the four themes of International Book Year were implemented. The third describes the role of Unesco. The three sections are preceded by an introduction giving the background of International Book Year and are followed by preliminary assessment. Addenda to the report are: a summary of the salient points made at the symposium on "Books in the Service of Peace, Humanism and Progress" held in Moscow, September 12-15, 1972; and proposals concerning the implementation of a resolution on International Book Year. (Author/SJ)
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Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France).