FAO’s Director General José Graziano da Silva congratulating Onan Mulumba, Agricultural Librarian for the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences at Makerere University in Uganda, for recognition of his role in building research capacity and boosting output among scientists, doctors and policymakers through Research4Life. ©FAO/Alessia Pierdomenico

Research4Life is a public-private partnership of the WHO, FAO, UNEP, WIPO, ILO, Cornell and Yale Universities and the International Association of Scientific, Technical and Medical Publishers.

Working together with technology partner Microsoft, the partnership’s goal is to help attain the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals by 2030, reducing the scientific knowledge gap between industrialized countries and the developing world.

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Research4Life welcomes all partners who would like to support the programmes. Publishers, institutions and organizations interested in supporting Capacity Building and Training activities are also welcomed.

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Stories From the Field: How Access to Scientific Literature is Improving the Livelihoods of Communities Around the World

Research4Life has pulished a series of case studies, stories of change and videos that provide insight into how access to the results of peer-reviewed research from Research4Life publisher partners is benefiting the well-being, and economic and social development of communities in the developing world.

Discover the voices of Research4Life users.