Irish Section of IBBY

IBBY Ireland

c/o Poetry Ireland

11 Parnell Square East

IE-Dublin 1

D01 ND60

Tel [int. +353] 1 678 9815

E-mail: secretaryibbyireland.LÖ

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Ms Jane O'Hanlon

E-mail: presidentibbyireland.LÖ

(address of the section)



Mr Joseph Peelo

E-mail: secretaryibbyireland.LÖ

(address of the section)

IBBY Ireland was founded in 1998 as a non-profit organisation with the aims of promoting children's books at a national and an international level. It endorsed the aims of IBBY to promote international understanding by endeavouring the development of international networks linking Ireland with the international children's book community.

Activities, Projects and Awards

Storytelling from around the world - one school in our primary education system was working with an illustrator / author to tell stories from their own cultures.

Superhero - Working with children in a refugee centre an author / illustrator is hoping to have the children create their own superheroes using a template and from their responses to build stories around the ideal superhero.

Work Book Day celebration