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E-resources and referencing training workshops for DAAD scholars in Tanzania
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Earlier this year, the Information and Training Outreach Centre for Africa (ITOCA) and the Germany Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) held two e-resources and referencing trainings for selected scholars in Tanzania.
Research4Life workshop focuses on information resources related to land
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During the recent State of Land Data & Information in East Africa workshop from 8 to 10 May in Nairobi, Kenya, Research4Life organised a session to present the Research4Life programmes, focusing on information related to legal resources and land.
“There is good quality content available, but not everyone knows about it”
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Starting in July, professor Edda Tandi Lwoga from the College of Business Education in Dar es salaam, Tanzania will be Research4Life’s official user representative. We spoke to her about her work and motivations.
The first Research4Life training empowering African trainers on legal research
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The first GOALI training introducing experienced trainers to legal research took place in January 2019 in Johannesburg, South Africa GOALI (Global Online Access to Legal Information) is the newest Research4Life programme promoting access to legal content from top academic publishers
GOALI helps librarians and researchers “to know our rights and respect the rights of others”
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By Edit Horváth, User and Outreach Librarian, International Labour Organization Exactly one year ago, we launched GOALI to provide developing countries with access to academic legal content and training. For the first anniversary, we asked our users why legal information
Promoting digital access to research in least developed countries
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1,400 librarians, researchers and students from 10 countries have learnt how to access and search digital scientific and academic information provided by Research4Life partners in the framework of a new activity of the UN’s Technology Bank for Least Developed Countries.
The most asked questions during the December AGORA Alumni Webinars
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SP: https://bit.ly/2Epd120 FR: https://bit.ly/2QXm29k On 3, 4 and 5 December, the AGORA Team at FAO organised a series of  webinars for the 2018 Alumni of the online course “Fundamentals of Information Literacy and Access to Global Online Research in Agriculture
Webinar for AGORA Online Course Alumni in English, French and Spanish
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EN: https://bit.ly/2QC9vEH FR: https://bit.ly/2zNJ0oH ES: https://bit.ly/2OHip29 Webinar for AGORA Online Course Alumni: This webinar is organized specifically for the 2018 Alumni of the online course “Fundamentals of Information Literacy and Access to Global Online Research in Agriculture – AGORA”. The
Interview with Kimberly Parker, Research4Life/Hinari Programme Manager
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Kimberly Parker, Hinari programme manager, answers some questions about the Research4Life Access to Health programme  width="560" height="315" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="allowfullscreen"> The interview was held during the 65th Session of the WHO Regional Committee for the Eastern Mediterranean, hosted by the Government
Call for Research4Life user experiences from the global South
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If your institution is located in one of the Research4Life eligible countries and has already joined Research4Life‘s international network, you can access and fully explore resources of interest shared by tens of thousands of leading journals and e-books in the
Research4Life at OpenCon 2018 satellite event
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At the next OpenCon satellite event in New York City, Research4Life will give a presentation about its programmes, including how to access information resources using Hinari, AGORA and GOALI. The Conference theme is “Access for all? Equity of access to information,
AGORA Curso en línea: Fundamentos de Alfabetización Informacional y Acceso Global en Línea a la Investigación en Agricultura
AGORA Curso en línea (15-26 Oct 2018): Alfabetización Informacional y Acceso Global en Línea a la Investigación en Agricultura – Regístrese antes del 7 de Octubre! La Organización de las Naciones Unidas para la Alimentación y la Agricultura (FAO) en