Category Archives: General

Strengthened library consortium helps ensure long-term research information access in Ghana
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Theresa Adu of CARLIGH (Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries) in Ghana shares her experiences and reflects on how strong partnership between INASP and CARLIGH has helped the consortia transition to direct management with strengthened leadership. Continue reading

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Tackling gender inequality in research: six stories from Africa and Asia
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Interviews highlight challenges for women researchers in the Global South and how inspiring gender champions are helping redress the balance Continue reading

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Sustainable development through strengthened consortia networking and sharing
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As a part of INASP’s work with library consortia, we have been encouraging and helping to build up direct relationships between our partner consortia and publishers to ensure long-term access to research literature.

As the SRKS programme comes to an end, with support from INASP, a three-day African Regional Meeting was held in Entebbe, Uganda in October 2017. Continue reading

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Evidence spotlight: Knowledge use in Trinidad & Tobago’s Ministry of Education
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Trinidad & Tobago’s Ministry of Education, which has been working with INASP to discuss evidence in policy

In this new evidence spotlight blog Hannah Katwaroo, Research Specialist, discusses how INASP and Trinidad & Tobago’s Ministry of Education met and exchanged knowledge use ideas Continue reading

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Innovation and success with AuthorAID in Tanzania, Ghana, Vietnam and Sri Lanka
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Partners from Africa and Asia share experiences of embedding research writing training in their institutions

At the AuthorAID Partners meeting in December partners shared their experiences and success stories from embedding research-writing training into their institutions. Jennifer Chapin shares some highlights Continue reading

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Strengthening Southern library consortia through partnership between INASP and Caplor Horizons
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‘Leading in the Library: A learning lab for sustainable access to knowledge in developing countries’ is a collaborative partnership between INASP and Caplor Horizons working with library consortia to inspire organizational change. In this interview, Ian Williams, Co-director, Caplor Horizons and Kemal Shaheen, Programme Manager, Organizational Capacity Development, INASP, share their experiences. Continue reading

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