All about Sub-Saharan Publishers


Introduction

Sub-Saharan Publishers produce and sell books which deal particularly with environmental issues, African children's picture books, history of the transatlantic slave trade, as well as scholarly books, other educational and general books.

Objectives

a. To produce and market children's books particularly, on environmental issues to support national and international efforts towards sustainable development.

b. To produce African children's picture books to help excite children's interest in reading.

c. To produce scholarly books for institutions of higher learning, and general books for the public.

 i. The company believes in the need to produce educational material on environmental issues as their contribution towards national and international efforts at sustainable development.

ii. It also believes that it is essential that the Ghanaian child develops interest in, and desire for reading, to enable him/her to be capable of developing and exploiting the skills of literacy for survival in a global village.

iii. The company believes in the empowerment of women and the girl child

Management

SSP is managed by Akoss Ofori-Mensah She is a Council member of African Books Collective; Executive Committee member of IBBY (International Board for Books for the Young); a former board member of APNET (African Publishers Network)

Sub-Saharan Publishers participate in Bologna, Frankfurt, and Cape Town, Zimbabwe book fairs and trades in rights.

 It is a member of African Books Collective, based in Oxford. The link is
www.africanbookscollective.com

ADDRESS: SUB-SAHARAN PUBLISHERS
P.O. BOX 358 LEGON-ACCRA GHANA
TEL:+233-302-233371
FAX:+233-302-234251
Email:
saharanp@africaoline.com.gh
akossuah@gmail.com

Website: www.sub-saharan.com