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The EUPL Consortium comprises the European and International Booksellers Federation (EIBF), the European Writers' Council (EWC) and the Federation of European Publishers (FEP). Together the three Consortium members have over a decade of experience in organising the European Union Prize for Literature.

The European Writers Council (EWC)

is an international, non-profit association established in 2006 in Belgium. The European Writers’ Council is the federation of 41 national organisations of professional writers and translators in 27 countries including the EU, as well as Belarus, Iceland, Norway, Switzerland, Turkey and Montenegro, altogether writing in 31 languages. The EWC’s member associations represent 150,000 individual authors in the book and text sector in all genres. The EWC defends the professional interests of its members in economic, legal and political contexts and their relevance in cultural and social policy.

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European Writers Council (EWC)
Rue d’Arlon, 75-77 • B-1040 Brussels 
E-mail: EWC-Secretariat@inter.nl.net 

The Federation of European Publishers (FEP)

is an independent, non-commercial umbrella association of book publishers associations in the European Union. FEP represents 28 national associations of book publishers of the European Union and of the European Economic Area.

FEP is the voice of the great majority of publishers in Europe. Founded in 1967, FEP deals with European legislation and advises publishers’ associations on copyright and other legislative issues.

Contact Details
The Federation of European Publishers (FEP)
Chaussée d’Ixelles 29/35 (Galerie Toison d'Or) - Box 4
1050 Brussels
Tel +32 2 770 11 10 • Fax +32 2 771 20 71 
Email: info@fep-fee.eu 
FB: Federation of European Publishers 
TW: @FEP_EU

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The European and International Booksellers Federation (EIBF)

is an international non-profit association registered in Belgium. The Federation represents the voice of Booksellers Associations in Europe and beyond; the National Booksellers Associations EIBF represents have in membership booksellers of all types, brick and mortar bookshops, independents, chains, online retailers.

Through its Members, EIBF represents more than 50.000 individual booksellers. Its mission is to further the interests of these booksellers.

Contact Details
European and International Booksellers Federation (EIBF)
Square Marie-Louise 69 • B - 1000 Brussels 
Tel + 32 2 223 49 40 
E-mail: julie.belgrado@europeanbooksellers.eu 
Facebook: European and International Booksellers Federation 
Twitter: @Booksellers_Fed

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