Four libraries win EIFL-PLIP economic wellbeing award

8 Aug 2012

EIFL’s Public Library Innovation Programme (EIFL-PLIP) is delighted to announce the winners of the first Innovation Award – for library services that improve community economic wellbeing.

Training mushroom farmers - Innovation Award winner Agyauli Community Library helps farmers modernize farming methods. Congratulations to four libraries in four continents:

In addition to a prize of US$1,500, winners are invited to showcase their winning services at the Beyond Access Conference 2012 in Washington in October.

Thanks to the winners, and to all the other libraries that applied, for sharing their stories with us.

The EIFL-PLIP Innovation Awards recognize innovative services that use ICT to improve lives and livelihoods.  The awards are open to all public and community libraries in developing and transition countries.

Read more about the winners of Award No. 1 and the other awards…