It Matters How We Open Knowledge: Building Structural Equity

LIBSENSE Open Access Week panel

October 28 at 12:00 - 13:30 UTC

Recording: https://youtu.be/FjakDSKougI

Agenda

12:00 - 12:05: Introduction to LIBSENSE - Omo Oaiya, WACREN

12:05 - 12:15: South-South collaborations on Open Science - Raed Al-Zoubi, ASREN, and Lautaro Matas, LA Referencia

12:15 - 12:25: Open Access developments in Côte d'Ivoire - Cécile Coulibaly, Université Virtuelle de Côte d'Ivoire and Consortium des Bibliothèques de l‘Enseignement Supérieur de Cote d‘Ivoire

12:25 - 12:35: Ethiopia and Addis Ababa University (AAU) Open Access and Research Data Management highlights - Melkamu Beyene Ababu and Getnet Lemma, AAU and Consortium of Ethiopian Academic and Research Libraries

12:35 - 12:45: Kenya and Kenyatta University (KU) Open Access highlights - Gitau Njoroge, KU

12:45 - 12:55: Nigeria Open Science highlights - Owen Iyoha, Eko-Konnect

12:55 - 13:05: University of Cape Town (UCT) Open Access highlights - Reggie Raju and Jill Claassen, UCT

13:05 - 13:15: Tanzania Open Science highlights - Stephen Lukindo, TERNET

13:15 - 13:25 Uganda and Uganda Christian University (UCU) Open Science highlights - David Bukenya, UCU and Consortium of Uganda University Libraries 

13:25 - 13:30: Equitable participation: Next steps

Time: October 28, 2021 from 12pm to 1:30pm

Country: Africa

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Event Type: panel, discussion