Open access – the immediate, online, free and unrestricted availability of peer-reviewed research literature, and open science – collaborative and transparent research, are powerful solutions to the barriers that researchers in developing and transition countries face trying to access and share critical research that can improve people’s lives.



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We are pleased to announce the publication of our 2020 Annual Report in which we (...)
EIFL has organized a series of 12 webinars to introduce academic (university and (...)
OPTIMA - Open Practices, Transparency and Integrity for Modern Academia - a three- (...)


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Rima Kupryte, EIFL Director, looks back at our achievements and successes over the (...)
Iryna Kuchma, EIFL Open Access Programme Manager, looks forward to a challenging and (...)


Join this EIFL webinar to learn more about bibliometrics, and how to train students (...)
EIFL webinar - join this conversation with Professor Stephen Curry, Assistant (...)
Join this EIFL webinar on how to train students and researchers about research (...)
EIFL partners in this major 50-country European Un (...)
EIFL projects contribute to open access and open s (...)
EIFL helps launch a national open access policy an (...)
EIFL was the first organization to introduce open access in many countries, including China and South Africa … EIFL has helped raise awareness of open access globally.
Melissa Hagemann, Senior Programme Manager, Open Society Foundations


For questions, please contact the Open Access Programme Manager Iryna Kuchma: