26 Oct

Uppsala, Umeå, Alnarp + online

Lecture on inclusive Open Access publishing in a global perspective

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Welcome to a digital lecture on how Open Science can promote equal and inclusive scientific publishing. The lecture, with a global perspective focusing on Latin America, Africa and Asia, is a part of Open Access Week 2022.

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In an open lecture titled “The varying openness of Open Access publishing in the light of globally inclusive research equity”, Dr. Jo Havemann, trainer and consultant in Open Science Communication with a background in Evolution and Developmental biology discuss the path towards equal opportunities in publishing, detailing both the opportunities and challenges of Open Access publishing with a special focus on Latin America, Africa and Asia. She will also touch upon UNESCO:s Open Science recommendations and discuss how research can inform activities towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals.

The lecture will be livestreamed at the three main campuses and you are very welcome to participate in the lecture with others on site. It is also possible to take part in the lecture from another place via Zoom.

After the lecture, there will be an opportunity for questions and discussions, both with the speaker and other participants.

The lecture is part of the SLU Library’s Open Access Week 2022 programme. This year’s theme is climate justice.

What else is happening at SLU during Open Access week?

  • Exhibition: Open Access and SLU’s work with open science. All week in the Alnarp, Umeå and Uppsala libraries.
  • Listen to and discuss SLU's new podcast about open science. Monday October 24:th 12.10 in Umeå and Uppsala. Bring your lunch to the library and listen to an episode of SLU’s new Open Science Pod!
  • Worth Knowing: “Centering care work in climate action: addressing the care and climate crisis”. Monday October 31:st 12.15. Uppsala: The Studio and digitally via SLU Play.
    Lecture with Professor Seema Arora-Jonsson on how the climate crisis are affecting care work globally. Free soup is served from 12.00.


Time: 2022-10-26 14:00
City: Uppsala, Umeå, Alnarp + online
Additional info:


  • Uppsala: the Library
  • Umeå: Bokskogen (the Library)
  • Alnarp: Aralia (the Library)

Language: English

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