February 2018

Table of Contents

  • The 11th EBU General Assembly
  • EBU deliverables from the 2017 work programme
  • Marrakesh Treaty on access to published works for blind and visually impaired persons - Council authorises ratification - 15 February 2018
  • Campaign won in the UK

EBU activities

The 11th EBU General Assembly

We are happy to tell you that the EBU board has confirmed the bid submitted by Unione Italiana dei Ciechi e degli Ipovedenti, to host the eleventh EBU General Assembly in 2019.

EBU deliverables from the 2017 work programme

Activities from the EBU Work Programme for 2017 have now been finalised and the end-products are now available.


Our campaigns

Marrakesh Treaty on access to published works for blind and visually impaired persons - Council authorises ratification - 15 February 2018

The Council today adopted a decision approving the conclusion of the Marrakesh Treaty to facilitate access to published works for persons who are blind, visually impaired, or otherwise print disabled.


News from EBU members

Campaign won in the UK

Campaign won in the UK
By Jill Allen-King