The Ghana International Book Fair is an annual event organised to celebrate the rich Ghanaian culture through books. The main goal behind organising the Book Fair is to bring together all Ghanaian and international book industry players to exhibit books, creativity and innovations; explore business opportunities; organise literacy programmes for students; and hold workshops for the book industry to enhance the publishing of quality books.
Create a market-place for publishers, writers, printers, booksellers, librarians and other stakeholders in the book industry across the world to explore business opportunities.
Create the necessary conditions for intra-African and international trade in books
Showcase Ghana’s strength in cultural products like books.
Create a conducive climate through seminars, conferences, symposia, workshops and other competitions where the intellectual potential in the book industry can find firm roots to grow.
Build the capacity of the publishing industry in Ghana.
20TH GHANA INTERNATIONAL BOOK FAIR 2023
The book fair is open to all book industry practitioners as well as educational institutions and other related sectors of the economy to network and trade. The GIBF envisages attracting the following stakeholders: