Welcome on MEDiakitab blog. This program aims at sharing information and ressources dedicated to reading and writing practices, from story telling to digital form, in the Euro-Mediterranean space.

MEDiakitab association, located in Marseille, is in charge of administrating the blog. Contents are a reflection of the activities, analysis and knowledge developped by the network members.



COBIAC implements international projects in order to develop the world of book and libraries. It is an association under the French law of 1901 which has developed, – in Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur Region- , a network of volunteers and a team of employees to support libraries across its partner countries.

In a spirit of sharing and exchange, COBIAC unites field experiences with a dynamic born of the diversity of its members and the synergy of their contributions

Competences :
• Identication of key players in the public reading/libraries sector
• Diagnosis and assessment of libraries’ networks
• Development of projects to promote the world of books, reading and access to knowledge
• The logistics of building book collections whilst respecting the value chain of the publishing industry
• Support, advice and training. COBIAC works in cooperation with Algeria, Morocco and the Middle East (Egypt, Lebanon and Palestine) to improve perennial partnerships with Institutions and associations.

In addition COBIAC has since 2006 belonged to The Anna Lindh Euro-Mediterranean Foundation for Dialog between Cultures as French network member.


Fanny SALMON, manager