Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award

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2016
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The Swedish Arts Council
Objectifs clefs de la mesure:

The Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award is an international award rewarding one or several laureates annually. The prize money is SEK 5 million, making it one of the world’s biggest international prizes for children’s and young adult literature. The size of the prize signals that children and young people’s reading is of the utmost importance. The amount is also intended to inspire those active in this area.  Authors, illustrators, storytellers and as well as reading promotors can be awarded the prize. The award can be made to one or more recipients, irrespective of language or nationality. The Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award is administered by The Arts Council. In 2015 the award was made to PRAESA, Project for Alternative Education in South Africa.

Périmètre de la mesure:
International
Nature de la mesure:
financial
Principale caractéristique de la mesure:

The main feature of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award award is to strengthen and increase interest in children's and young adult literature

Résultats attendus de la mise en œuvre de la mesure:

To strengthen and increase interest in children's and young adult literature around the world. 
 

Ressources financières allouées à la mise en œuvre de la mesure:

SEK 5,75 million

Objectif(s) de la Convention 2005 de l'UNESCO
Domaines culturels
Edition