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Sunday, November 12 • 13:45 - 14:45
SPARC Africa Meeting

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The session will highlight the birth of the SPARC Africa chapter, its progress and its future plans. We will speak in depth about the need for an African collaboration to make this chapter a success. We will also speak about what SPARC Africa has to offer for those in the region and how you can contribute to this chapter. We welcome participants from all regions to join this session.

Speakers
avatar for Osman Aldirdiri

Osman Aldirdiri

Executive committee member, SPARC Africa
Osman Aldirdiri is a medical student at the University of Khartoum. He is the founder of Open Sudan which is a student-run project concerned with Open Access, Open Education, and Open Data advocacy among educational institutions. The project allows students to contribute significantly... Read More →
avatar for Lena Nyahodza

Lena Nyahodza

Scholarly Communication Librarian, University of Cape Town
I'm Lena Nyahodza, a scholarly communication librarian at the University of Cape Town Libraries. I am passionate about open sharing of content in general and its benefits to humanity, particularly to the less privileged communities. I manage both the green and the diamond open access... Read More →


Sunday November 12, 2017 13:45 - 14:45
Room: Ruska | Table: Juma

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