PASTEUR4OA/Info on the 3rd National Open Access Workshop in Ankara

The 3rd National Open Access Workshop was held in Ankara, Turkey, during the Open Access Week (October 21-22, 2014). The workshop was hosted by the Higher Education Council (HEC) with opening speeches of the Prime Minister of Turkey and the HEC President. About 350 people mainly from research performing organizations attended the two-day workshop. Open access related projects, best practices and open access policies of research institutions were among the topics discussed during the workshop. The workshop program is available at http://www.acikerisim.org/dokumanlar/ae2014_program_en.pdf.

Dr. Umut Al presented the Pasteur project at the second day of workshop. The presentation can be found attached (in Turkish). The Turkey Project Team distributed Turkish PASTEUR4OA flyers and Sample Open Access Policy: http://www.pasteur4oa.org/ornek-universitesi-acik-erisim-politika-belgesi/ documents during the meeting to disseminate project widely in Turkey.