Training Centre in Communication (TCC Africa) and Eider Africa host partner PLOS in guiding Early Career Researchers in the Global South on Open Access PLOS opportunities.
Training Centre in Communication (TCC Africa) and Eider Africa was honored to host the Public Library of Science (PLOS) in guiding the mentorship program’s early career researchers on open access opportunities and smart journal selection for Global South researchers.
PLOS Associate Publisher, Georgia Field, outlined PLOS’s role in bringing Open Access mainstream, removing barriers for researchers, policymakers, and students to get access to the latest research and build on discovery.
Meet the Speaker:
Georgia Field - Associate Publisher, PLOS.
Recording of the session:
About Public Library of Science (PLOS)
PLOS is a nonprofit, Open Access publisher empowering researchers to accelerate progress in science and medicine by leading a transformation in research communication.
About Eider Africa
Eider Africa is an organization that conducts research, co-designs, and implements collaborative, offline, and online research mentorship programs for scholars in Africa that help improve their research capabilities as well as the quality and impact of research outcomes.
About TCC Africa
The Training Centre in Communication(TCC Africa), is the first African-based training centre to teach effective communication skills to scientists. TCC Africa is an award-winning Trust, established as a non-profit entity in 2006 and is registered in Kenya. TCC Africa provides capacity support in improving researchers’ output and visibility through training in scholarly and science communication.