The International Seminar on Open Access for Developing Countries is being organized by BIREME/PAHO/WHO as a parallel meeting of the 9th World Congress on Health Information and Libraries in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil.
The objectives of the Seminar are:
to discuss ways to improve visibility, accessibility, quality, and impact of journals from developing countries
Who should attend: science editors, information professionals, researchers and all those interested in electronic publishing and the Open Access movement.
Terms of Reference:
1) Initiatives within the open access movement (with focus on what all of this means for developing countries):
2) Open Access and the journals from developing countries
To participate you will need to register in ICML9. Registration includes admission to all ICML9 sessions, from September 20-23, unlimited exhibit halls visits, opening session, welcome cocktail, cultural activities and Farewell party.
To apply for this meeting, please use the Contact button to send a message with your name, institution and country.
We are looking forward to your participation!