The NLU Author Reading Sessions and Author Award 2017

The National Library of Uganda will join the rest of the World in celebrating the World Book and Copyright Day, 23rd April 2016. By celebrating this Day throughout the world, UNESCO seeks to celebrate books and their authors and the value that they bring to humankind.


The National Library of Uganda is therefore organizing a series of activities on 27th and 28th April, 2017 to celebrate this important day. The theme of this year’s celebrations is Promoting literacy through inclusive publishing”


The planned activities include:

  • NLU Exhibition on the 27st -28th April at the NLU premises on Buganda Road from 9:00am to5:00 pm.
  • A Public Author Reading and NLU Author Award on the 28th April at the NLU premises, starting at 2:00pm to 5:00pm


I am pleased to invite you to join us in celebrating the World Book and Copyright day by attending any or all of the above activities. I hope you will be able to accept our invitation and we look forward to having you with us in celebrating this important day.