ACBPF Board of Directors Honors Ashour



ACBPF Board of Directors Honors Ashour

ACBPF Board of Directors honors Abd Al-Lattif Ashour, Former Chairman of ACBPF for his devotion and fruitful management of the forum’s second and third cycles.

The Honoring ceremony was held at the Intercontinental City Stars, Cairo in the presence of Mohamed Rashad, Chairman of Arab Publishers Association (APA); Former APA Chairmen: Abd Al-Lattif Tal’at, Ibrahim Al-Mu’allem, and Assem Shalaby; some chairmen of local unions; and some publishers.

Dr. Mohammed Al-Mu’alej, current ACBPF Chairman highlighted the importance of ACBPF which upholds the common interests of children's books publishers. He complemented Mr. Ashour for working very hard to enhance the professionalism of publishers and ensure the active participation of ACBPF in the events related children’s books.

Mohamed Rashad, Chairman of APA emphasized the significance of collaboration among APA, ACBPF, and Sharjah Book Authority (SBA) in order to serve publishers’ interests. He thanked the Government of Sharjah, led by HH Sheikh Dr. Sultan Al-Qassimi.

In turn, Mr. Ashour praised ACBPF’s role and importance, and expressed his gratitude to his colleagues for this ceremony. He gave special thanks to the Government of Sharjah, led by HH Dr. Sheikh Sultan Al Qasimi, Ruler of Sharjah for his generous contributions to the book industry and culture in the Arab and Islamic worlds.

By the end of the ceremony, ACBPF Board of Director presented Mr. Ashour an honorary shield, a Certificate of Appreciation, and a token of gratitude in appreciation for his efforts.