Thomas Mboa | The (Unconscious?) Neocolonial Face of Open Access - YouTube
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"The Right to Research Coalition. Published on Nov 29, 2017. This presentation by Thomas Mboa was part of OpenCon 2017's Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Open Research and Open Education panel.
Abstract: Thomas Mboa will speak about Open Access as a tool of neocolonialism. Based on the evidence gathered by the SOHA Project, he will discuss how Open Access contributes to reproducing the domination of the North over the South. He will discuss the consequences of this domination within the African university community.