EU-LIFE supports OA to scholarly publications recognizing the rights to every scientist and citizen to access scientific literature (publishing as well as reading and re-using) as we believe science to be a public good for society. OA implementation requires innovation and a well-thought plan engaging all different actors worldwide. Importantly, OA implementation must ensure high-level quality and fairness of the scientific publication system. EU-LIFE puts forward 10 key recommendations on the implementation of Plan S.
On July 25th, the Court of Justice of the European Union (ECJ) ruled that organisms obtained by modern forms of mutagenesis such as CRISPR are not exempt from the EU GMO legislation. Consequently,...
EU-LIFE call for action on the small- and medium-sized research infrastructures Last week representatives of numerous research organisations, EU member states, EU institutions as well as...