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Sharjah Children Reading Festival

11 – 22 May 2022

A cultural celebration attracting not only children but extending the joy of learning to parents and adults in a family- friendly atmosphere. SCRF encourages learning and self-education from a young age, helping raise a generation of leaders, scholars and professionals who will contribute to the development of their society.

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Abu Dhabi Book Fair

23 – 29 May 2022

The Abu Dhabi International Book Fair is the most professionally organised, most ambitious and fastest growing book fair in the Middle East and North Africa.
Abu Dhabi is the motor driving the professional and commercial development of the regional publishing industry, and is financially and philosophically committed to the long-term expansion of the global book business.

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Meet the Emirati Publishers

Meet the Emirati Publishers’ is a project that aims to expand the global reach of EPA’s members' publications and support the translation of Arabic books into various languages.

Publishers Training Program Emirates Publishers Association Training Program

The Training Program as an incubator for all publishing-related work to meet the local needs of the publishing market in the UAE and the Arab world. We at EPA are working to extent the best practices of the publishing industry in the United Arab Emirates and the Arab world by providing the best appropriate levels of training and exchanging international experiences in order to create conscious and innovative generations of colleagues in the publishing industry.

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A brief about

Emirates Publishers Association

Established on February 25, 2009, the Emirates Publishers Association is a non-profit organisation that serves the United Arab Emirates (UAE) by working to develop the UAE’s publishing industry.

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