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UN Development Program Announce Bulgarian Libraries

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

SOFIA, Bulgaria -- The Ministry of Culture and the United Nations Development Programme announced today the nationwide Glob@l Libraries – Bulgaria Programme supported by a USD 15 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

Glob@l Libraries – Bulgaria is designed to facilitate access to information, knowledge, communication, e-contents and community services through Bulgaria’s public libraries network. Within five years, the program aims to increase library usage throughout the country and help Bulgarian citizens integrate into the global information society.

To read the full press release, visit the United Nations Development Programme's web site.

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