Association of Belgian Publishers (ADEB) is a non-profit organization that groups together Belgian professional publishers and distributors of French-language publications, whatever the medium. ADEB works as the spokesperson of these professions.
To fulfill its mission, ADEB has set the following goals
To group together
To group together all publishers, regardless of their size, speciality, and all distributors.
To represent Belgian French-speaking publishing as a sector of economic & cultural activities.
To defend the interests of the profession in Belgiqum and abroad.
To notify and assist
To keep members up to date with everything that could influence their activitiess, and to respond to specific requests.
At the heart of our current concerns
- The role of the publisher in society
- Promotion of reading
- A reasonable open access for all
- Fair remuneration for reprography
Our sources of financing
Like any professional federation, ADEB is financed on one hand by the contributions of its members and the services offered to the profession (collectivity organized abroad, training…), and on the other hand thanks to a subsidy from the Wallonia-Brussels Federation.