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Students supporting the ILBF at the University of Law Guildford

A group of four students at the Guildford campus of the University of Law (ULaw) are offering their support by collecting student textbooks for the University of Ghana and raising money for shipping costs. In addition to creating a fundraising page, they are in the process of planning a cake sale in April. The ILBF […]

Meet the ILBF’s Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon runners: Vish Flora

Vish Flora, LexisNexis, is running the Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon for the ILBF. The money raised will pay for shipments of legal texts across the world. We spoke to Vish about his reasons for running and his training progress so far…

Kathmandu University School of Law

At the end of 2016, the ILBF shipped 240 boxes of books to five organisations in Nepal. Through partnering with the Kathmandu office of The Asia Foundation, we’ve been able to get the books to the final destinations and can now share the story of ILBF books, donated by the UK legal community, being officially handed over to the Kathmandu University School of Law.

ILBF supporting the African Prisons Project

Feedback about the impact of the books is essential to the ILBF and we were delighted to hear from the African Prisons Project last week (APP). The ILBF shipped books to the APP in the autumn of 2016: the shipment included books donated and packed by the University of Manchester library team and LexisNexis UK. Read the article and the pictorial story to find out how important law textbooks are to the APP students and staff. The APP undertakes ground-breaking and vital work with prisons in Uganda and Kenya which supports both prisoners, prison staff and the wider community.

Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon: run for Team ILBF and get law books to where they are needed

Do you want to join thousands of other runners in the Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon on Sunday, 8th October, in London’s beautiful parks? Can you commit to raise a minimum of £350 for the ILBF? Read on to find out how you can join us.

Halsbury Legal Awards 2016 – Thank you for your support

The International Law Book Facility was proud to be the charity partner at the 2016 Halsbury Legal Awards which took place in London last week. Read more to view the film that was shown to attendees and find out how you can get involved, donate books and why it is so important to our recipients.