Open Access Advocacy Meeting at Catholic University of Eastern Africa

KLISC in collaboration with Electronic Information for Libraries (EIFL) conducted an Open Access advocacy meeting at The Catholic University of Eastern Africa (CUEA) on 26/7/2017. The meeting was attended by university top level managers led by Fr. Dr. Pius Male who is the Deputy Vice­ Chancellor (Administration & Finance).The aim of the meeting was to encourage the top managers to support the development of OA policy and establishment of a Digital Repository. Prof. Mary Abukutsa from Jomo Kenyatta University (JKUAT) was the main facilitator, she took the participants through her experience in Open Access Publishing.Prof Abukutsa has worn several awards including  Edinburgh Award and Order of the Burning Spear award and she attributes them to the works she has done on Open Access