The book paints an intimate picture of life in the Emirates through the memories, hopes, and ambitions of its inhabitants.
The purchased books and materials will be distributed to school libraries across the UAE to support the publishing and education sectors by enriching libraries with useful reference works, supporting students of all levels to pursue knowledge and education.
Sharjah Child Friendly Office will be highlighting its vision, goals, and achievements to bolster Sharjah's status as a child- and family-friendly city to the fair’s global audience.
The first edition of the International Congress of Arabic Publishing and Creative Industries was launched on Sunday as part of the 31st Abu Dhabi International Book Fair (ADIBF 2022) at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC).
The Sharjah Child Friendly Office (SCFO), an affiliate of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs (SCFO), has marked its first participation at the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair (ADIBF 2022). The entity is showcasing its innovative strategies and programmes to strengthen the emirate’s status as a child- and family-friendly city to the book fair’s global audience.
Come November and all roads will lead to Expo Centre Sharjah. Every year, we wait for this moment to arrive. The 41st edition of Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) is all set to begin from Nov.2. Everybody in the UAE is super excited for SIBF. Lots of authors of international repute will grace the much-loved event. A total of 1,632 exhibitors from 83 countries will attend the event. I am also looking forward to meet and listen to a few of them.
The 41st Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) concluded on Sunday. It was a wonderful opportunity for the people of the UAE to see some of the best brains of the earth here in Sharjah. This was the 15th edition I have attended with my children. With each passing year, SIBF is growing better and better. Lots of visitors had great time meeting with great talents. I felt good to see so many young guys and girls taking interest in the book fair.
40.8 per cent of visitors are in the 16-25 age group, 35.1 per cent in the 25-45 age group; male visitors comprise 54.2 per cent while 45.8 per cent are female. Embodying its vision of building new generations of readers, SIBF 2022 received 218,000 students.
Old favourite National Book Trust (NBT) of India has been a consistent participant in SIBF. It is the nodal agency of the Government of India, established in 1957
“Today, we are happy to celebrate a very beautiful city. As we celebrate Sharjah today and for the next 9 days, our city will transform from Guadalajara to Sharjahlajara! We look forward to celebrating and strengthening the historical and close relationship between the Arab and Latin cultures.”