STATEMENT FIRST CONSORTIUM ASSEMBLY FROM IBERO-AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN

peter.suber's bookmarks 2017-10-06

Summary:

"In Latin America, the publications have always been Open Accessed under a “free” model – that subsists with the financial encouragement from the Governments – but it needs to be noted that Latin America contributes with the 4.9% of the global scientific production, this means that Latin America and the Caribbean are a different region from other “emergent markets”. ...We agree that an OA expansion policy, through the payment of APC fees, is impossible to undertake from a financial point of view for the participant countries...."

Link:

http://reuniondeconsorcios.conricyt.mx/index.php/acuerdos/?lang=en

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Open Access Tracking Project (OATP) » peter.suber's bookmarks

Tags:

oa.new oa.latin_america oa.caribbean oa.declarations oa.south oa.oa2020 oa.fees oa.no-fee oa.business_models

Date tagged:

10/06/2017, 14:45

Date published:

10/06/2017, 10:45