East Africa Open Access Meeting at Hotel Six Eighty,Nairobi

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A one day EIFL Regional meeting took place on 11th July 2014 at Sentrim Six Eighty Hotel.

The meeting aimed at discussing 18 month open access project which started in January 2013. The whole idea of the project is to raise visibility and accessibility of research outputs in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda.

The participants were drawn from Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania. Irna Kuchma, EIFL Programming Manager was in attendance. There were also invited guests from UNESCO and Creative commons organization.

The meeting was a success with participants sharing their achievements, success, challenges and the way forward for the East African region.