Skip to main content
04-12-2023

A Press Briefing was held by the Minister for Education, Hon Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwum (MP) in collaboration with the Mayor of Accra, Hon .

02-10-2023

Accra has signed UNESCO Book Capital Network Charter. The ceremony took place at the Mayor’s Office today, February 10, 2023. Accra joins 13 cities who have already signed the Charter.

02-10-2023
As part of Mr. Ian Denison's visit to Accra to assess the City's readiness to host the title year, he met agencies and the various book industry associations
02-10-2023

Mr. Ian Denison, the Global Coordinator of the World Book Capital Programme is in Accra, Ghana to assess the City's readiness to host the UNESCO World Book Capital, 2023 title. The year-long programme commences on the 23ʳᵈ April 2023 to 22ⁿᵈ April 2024. Mr. Denison paid courtesy calls on Mr. Abdourahamane Diallo (The Country Director, UNESCO Ghana), Hon. Dr.

12-09-2022

The Worldreader Ghana in partnership with the Secretariat of the Accra World Book Capital, 2023 and other stakeholders brought together children and educators for the second edition of the Accra DigiRead Experience.

12-09-2022
The Worldreader Ghana in partnership with the Secretariat of the Accra World Book Capital, 2023, and other stakeholders

About

The Ghana Book Development Council (GBDC) was established in 1975 as an Agency under the Ministry of Education. The objective of the Council is to ensure the development, publication, and distribution of textbooks and other reading materials in Ghana to foster national development.
Switch Language