National Parliamentary Library starts the nomination for Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award. Every year the National Library nominates 2 candidates for Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award. The (ALMA) is the world's largest prize for children's and young adult literature. The award, which amounts to SEK 5 million (approx 750 USD/525 000 EUR), is awarded annually to one or more recipients.
On 1 March, at 14:00, Giorgi Kekelidze, the General Director of the National Library, and Mamuka Khazaradze, the Chairman of TBC Bank Supervisory Board, will sign the Memorandum of Understanding according to which TBC Bank will support the National Library in searching, transfer and disposal of the emigration literature.
On 27 February, Giorgi Kekelidze, the General Director, and other representatives of the National Library met with IDPs in Rustavi Culture Centre and donated over 300 books. The event was held within the framework of the project „Assistance for IDPs; Civic Education and Inclusion”.
On 15 February, the meeting with displaced people was held in IDP settlement in the village of Gori region, Khurvaleti, war-affected border region. The event was held within the framework of the project „Assistance for IDPs; Civic Education and Inclusion”, envisaging the inclusion and integration of the displaced people in the society.