Master Alliance Provisions Guide (MAPGuide)

EDCTP2 Policy on Clinical Trials Registration, Publication and Data Sharing

  • Open sciences & open data | Open data
  • Open sciences & open data | Open sciences

5. Open Access to Scientific Publications and Research Data

The EDCTP2 programme is funded under the Horizon 2020 programme (H2020) and is committed to open access. Open access refers to the practice of providing online access to scientific information that is free of charge to the end-user and reusable (“Open Access (OA)”). This encompasses:

  • Peer-reviewed scientific research articles (published in scholarly journals)
  • Research data (data underlying publications, curated data and/or raw data).