An International Science Council delegation attended the UNESCO Special Committee meeting on Open Science, 6-12 May 2021. They published a statement.
Open Science offers the opportunity to support more ethical, shared and accessible research in support of the Sustainable Development Goals.
With stories about coronavirus dominating the news, it is encouraging to hear that crystallographers around the world are making strong contributions to the efforts to find a vaccine and advance therapeutics.
New business model for fair and sustainable Open Access publishing
Using low-cost equipment would boost research and education, especially in developing countries.
Art education and development is necessary for a knowledge society.
Science for the SDGs – Part 32: Sustainability science 7/8 – Open access to published scientific knowledge
Basic sciences are a common good, and as such must be accessible to everybody.
Sustainability is also a serious matter for open access electronic publications.
A new public portal to access satellite imagery for research and service delivery.