Title: World Book Capital, 2020

Category: Accolades , Kuala Lumpur , Lifestyle


Fostering a culture of reading and inclusiveness earned Kuala Lumpur the title World Book Capital for the year 2020 by UNESCO. Emphasising widespread access to books throughout the city, it focuses on reading in all its forms, development of the book industry infrastructure, inclusiveness and digital accessibility and empowerment of children through reading.