Publishers Without Borders

Partner spotlight: Elsevier by Planet Earth Institute

September 23rd, 2015
Published under: Media Coverage

Planet Earth Institute interviewed Ylann Schemm, Elsevier Foundation’s Program Director.   We are very proud to partner with Elsevier, the […]

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Video: Building scientific publishing in Tanzania

September 14th, 2015
Published under: Media Coverage, Research in Developing Countries

Dr. Leonard Mboera, Editor of the Tanzanian Journal of Health Research, on publishing research, building networks and accessibility of research […]

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Video: Enhancing reading culture and research output in Tanzania

September 8th, 2015
Published under: Media Coverage, Research in Developing Countries

Walter Bgoya on Tanzania’s reading culture and a new consortium of academic publishers “There are now 20 universities in Tanzania […]

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Teaching and learning with African scientists

August 26th, 2015
Published under: Media Coverage, Research in Developing Countries

As an editor, finding hidden gems requires dedication and collaboration, no matter where you are Like many people, I had […]

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Scientific publishing in Tanzania: a ‘safi sana’ journey

Scientific publishing in Tanzania: a ‘safi sana’ journey

July 30th, 2015
Published under: Media Coverage, Research in Developing Countries

Tanzanian scientists are passionate about research despite lack of funding and encounters with predatory journals Scientists “John” and “Michael” are […]

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Spinning webs of knowledge in Tanzania

March 18th, 2015
Published under: Media Coverage, New Scholars Stories

Volunteers travel to Tanzania to give workshops for our Publishers Without Boarders project   An old Ethiopian proverb is inscribed […]

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Academic publishing in Tanzania: if it seems complicated, that’s because it is

December 11th, 2014
Published under: Media Coverage, Research in Developing Countries

When I volunteered to spend November in Tanzania working with the Elsevier Foundation’s Publishers Without Borders program, it felt like a […]

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Publishers Without Borders’ Tanzanian Experience

November 27th, 2014
Published under: Media Coverage, Research in Developing Countries

“As I type this, I am listening to Christmas music with my feet up, the air conditioning cranked, looking out […]

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New volunteer program to embed publishers in Tanzania

October 3rd, 2014
Published under: Media Coverage, Research in Developing Countries

Many Tanzanian academics are heavily involved in teaching and do consultancy activities on the side. This leaves them little time […]

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