BENEFITS OF MEMBERS

GBPA members benefit from strong representation on key publishing issues, both nationally and internationally. Members get firsthand information on activities within the publishing industry. We also provide a forum for the exchange of non-competitive information between publishers and allied organizations, as well as a wide range of free and discounted services, which include:

  • Training, workshops, and seminars on matters relating to the book publishing industry.
  • Stronger bargaining power with stakeholders like Ministry of Education, Copyright Ghana, Ghana Library Authority among others.
  • Channels for lobbying with government on industry developments.
  • Regular briefs on the latest publishing news.
  • Full listing on the GBPA’s website and entry into the Directory of Members.
  • Great Networking opportunities (connecting you to the outside world)
  • Representation at, as well as assistance with international book fairs. Examples are Frankfurt Book Fair, London Book Fair, Cape Town Book Fair, etc.
  • Representation on the Ghana Book Development Council, APNET and IPA.
  • Promoting and facilitating copyright education and copyright awareness campaigns.