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A librarian in Myanmar is modernizing the way of delivering literature to students, a physiotherapist in Ethiopia is finding better ways to treat his patients and a researcher in Zimbabwe is tackling the burden of diabetes. These are just some of the many stories we hear from Research4Life user. Read more below on this page, and discover other stories from the community.

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New nonprofit launched to support Research4Life

Friends of Research4Life, a new 501(c)(3) nonprofit based in the United States, was launched to support the critical mission of Research4Life to enable full participation in the global information environment. Organizations and individuals can now make contributions that directly benefit Research4Life programs.

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IOP Publishing donates APC revenue from retracted papers to Research4Life
Research4Life is excited to announce that IOP Publishing has made a meaningful donation to Research4Life, originating from a unique source – the Article Publication Charges (APCs) from retracted papers.
Making research equitable for all: Research4Life 2023 year in review
2023 has been an exciting year for Research4Life. Read this recap of some of the stories from this year!
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Why should we care about supporting researchers from LMICs?
Researchers in LMICs face various obstacles, including limited internet access, basic necessities shortages, and a 'brain drain'. Despite a significant increase in researcher density in low-income economies, they still represent a small fraction of the global research community.
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Working towards SDG4 in the United Republic of Tanzania
The University of Dodoma in Tanzania is advancing SDG4 by offering scholarships, special needs education, and adult literacy programs. The university's growth and its partnership with Research4Life significantly enhance Tanzania's educational and research landscape.
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Research and researchers in Bhutan
Chief Librarian Sonam Wangdi discusses the challenges and opportunities for researchers in Bhutan, emphasizing the importance of access to quality information and the country's evolving research sector.
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Using digital innovation in African higher education
This article explores digital innovation in African higher education, showcasing the inspiring efforts of educators overcoming connectivity challenges to make knowledge accessible. Dr. Lamptey's impactful work is a key focus.
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