Cultural Domains:
UNESCO Priorities:
Funds Allocated:
US$ 50 000.00
Beneficiary countries:
Applicant:
Ministry of Culture
Start date
Apr 2011
End date
Ongoing

About the project:

The Ministry of Culture, in cooperation with the Tunisian Publishers Union, aims to create a website indexing and promoting  Tunisian books. By increasing the visibility and online sales of Tunisian books, the project, which accompanies a series of operational and legislative measures to strengthen the Tunisian book industry, should help to develop the national book market and fight against copyright infringement and piracy in the sector.

Results:

Created an online database for more than 1,500 Tunisian books in three languages.

Strengthening the Tunisian book industry

English
Project implementation period: 
2011
About the project: 
The Ministry of Culture, in cooperation with the Tunisian Publishers Union, aims to create a website indexing and promoting  Tunisian books. By increasing the visibility and online sales of Tunisian books, the project, which accompanies a series of operational and legislative measures to strengthen the Tunisian book industry, should help to develop the national book market and fight against copyright infringement and piracy in the sector.
Beneficiary countries: 
Tunisia
Country of applicant: 
Tunisia
Cultural Domains: 
Funds allocated (in USD): 
USD50000.00
Sections: 
Title of the section: 
Main activities:
Short Description: 
  • Creating a website to list available titles in Tunisia and provide interactive information for professionals and the general public;
  • Enhancing the electronic sales of books via the website; and
  • Creating more opportunities for promotion, sales, transfer of copyright, international co-productions and piracy prevention.
Position: 
Bottom Right
Style: 
highlighted
Organization: 
Ministry of Culture
Family name: 
TARHOUNI
Given name: 
Fatma
Position: 
Secretary-General
Year of application: 
2010
Results: 
Created an online database for more than 1,500 Tunisian books in three languages.