Searching with a thematic focus on Open Access

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  • News

    Register now: free GODAN Action e-learning course on open data!

    24 Oct 2017: Our partners at the GODAN Action network will soon be delivering a new e-learning course on ‘Open Data and Research Data Management in Agriculture and Nutrition’. The course will run from the 13th November to 8th December 2017, and is open to infomediaries, policy makers, administrators, project managers, researchers and scientists working in the area of agriculture.
  • Document

    Summary of the first UN World Data Forum: 15-18 January 2017

    International Institute for Sustainable Development, 2017
    This IISD summary provide a synthesis of discussion and outcomes from the first UN World Data Forum held in South Africa from 15-18 January 2017.
  • Organisation

    Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN)

    GODAN supports the proactive sharing of open data to make information about agriculture and nutrition available, accessible and usable to deal with the urgent challenge of ensuring world food
  • Document

    GODAN Success Stories - Issue 1 | GODAN

    Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition, 2016
    Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN) advocates and supports the proactive sharing of open data to make information about agriculture and nutrition available, accessible and usable.
  • Document

    Online Knowledge Portals for Development in Africa: scoping study

    Institute of Development Studies UK, 2015
    The Global Open Knowledge Hub (GOKH) programme, implemented by the Institute of Development Studies (IDS) in collaboration with a range of partners, aims to build a global open knowledge platform for open data sharing and exchange on a broad range of development issues.
  • Document

    Emerging impacts in open data in the judiciary Branches in Argentina, Chile and Uruguay

    Centro de Implementacion de Politicas Publicas para la Equidad y el Crecimiento / Center for the Implementation of Public Policies Promoting Equity and Growth, Argentina, 2014
    The majority of Open Government Data (OGD) initiatives around the world have focussed on the executive branches of government, exploring financial, infrastructure and administrative datasets. A smaller number have looked at legislative open data. However, open data in the judicial branch has gone relatively unexplored.
  • Document

    Bridging the knowledge gap through open access

    Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2015
    Due to the advancements in publishing-related technologies and the thriving culture among researchers to make their works freely available online, the demand for open access rapidly grows. A publication is open access if it is digital, online, free of charge, and free of most reuse restrictions.
  • Organisation

    Food Policy

    Food Policy is a multidisciplinary journal publishing original research and critical reviews on issues in the formulation, implementation and analysis of policies for the food sector in developing, tr
  • Document

    Data For Development: An Action Plan

    Sustainable Development Solutions Network, 2015
    The Data Revolution for Sustainable Development is poised to transform the way governments, citizens, and companies do business. The revolution is being defined by the explosion in availability of data resources and rapidly evolving technologies.
  • Document

    Democratising the Data Revolution: A Discussion Paper

    This new discussion paper from Open Knowledge is intended to advance thinking and action around civil society engagement with the data revolution.