Understanding that access to knowledge is a key factor in social and economic development, LWB supports local initiatives in more than 20 countries by creating libraries, training librarians, distributing books, supporting local publishing, designing library networks, promoting cultural heritage, and reducing the digital divide. By expanding access to information and facilitating the growth in countries across the world, LWB aims to provide the knowledge that is the engine of human development.
Libraries Without Borders / Bibliothèques Sans Frontières is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit international organization. LWB is headquartered in Paris and has staff stationed across France, the United States, Belgium, and Haiti.
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