Press room

You are a journalist and you cover education, social or culture topics? You are interested in one of the regions where we implement our projects? You can find here our press releases and press briefings. Don't hesitate to get in touch to organise a media visit or an interview.

Press releases

Photo de réfugiés dans le camp de Grande-Synthe en France

Maps for the Refugees at Grande-Synthe Camp

Projects - 4 September 2016
Photo d'Allister Chang devant une étagère de livres

Allister Chang : Libraries Without Borders’ New Executive Director

Events - 16 October 2014

Libraries Without Borders’ Inaugural Committee of Advisors

Events, Projects, Unclassified - 20 February 2017

Libraries Without Borders Chosen for Humanitarian Education Accelerator!

Events, Projects, Unclassified - 22 February 2017

The KoomBook implemented in cultural centers in Burundi

Projects - 21 July 2016
Picture of the first Ideas Box users in Senegal

An Ideas Box for street children in Senegal

Projects - 29 April 2016
Logo of the Clinton Global Initiative

New Ideas Box program in Colombia unveiled at the Clinton Global Initiative

Projects - 22 September 2016
Photo de Axelle Lemaire, Patrice Bessac et Jeremy Lachal à Montreuil

LWB in France launches Codeweek in Europe with the Minister of Digital Affairs !

Events - 15 October 2015

Libraries Without Borders Named Finalist of Roddenberry Prize

Events, Projects - 8 February 2017
Picture of Allister Chnag presenting the Ideas Box in Detroit

The Ideas Box now in Detroit !

Projects - 2 December 2015
Picture of Michelle Obama and two young women in front of the Ideas Box

Michelle Obama discovers the Ideas Box at the WISE !

Events - 12 November 2015

Support E-Libraries in Post-Earthquake Ecuador

Projects - 28 March 2017
Photo de l'équipe de BSF avec Patrick Kanner

LWB Wins the Google Impact Challenge!

Events - 9 October 2015

Cate Blanchett and Amal Clooney discover the Ideas Box in London

Events - 24 May 2016

Libraries Without Borders Wins Open Education Creative Innovation Award

Events, Projects, Unclassified - 27 February 2017
Picture of children of the Mapoon aboriginal community playing with an Ideas box

Ideas Box in Australia

Projects - 28 July 2015
Visite de l'Ideas Box à Bogota le 23 janvier 2017 par le Président de la République colombienne, Juan Manuel Santos, et le Président de la République française, François Hollande. Crédit photo : Efraín Herrera - SIG - SIG

Libraries Without Borders is engaged in peacebuilding efforts in Colombia

Projects - 24 January 2017

Libraries Without Borders launches BSF Campus !

Projects - 3 November 2015

Press briefings

Press contact

Cécile Génot

Communication Director at Libraries Without Borders (international headquarters, France)

+33 (0)7 63 73 20 00 / +33 (0)7 61 83 45 11