The purpose of this project is to investigate the long-term impact of open sharing commitments. The study focuses on Covid-19 and the Wellcome-led open sharing Statement, including in comparison with statements released to tackle previous outbreaks such as Zika and Ebola.
The project comprises a bibliometric and informetric analysis of Covid-19 findings and data, a survey of Statement signatories and interviews with representatives of public health bodies and those developing therapeutics and vaccines.
Find out more about this project here: https://www.research-consulting.com/from-belief-to-evidence-investigating-the-long-term-impact-of-open-sharing-commitments/
This activity is led by Hannah Hope, Sabah Adams (Wellcome Trust), Rachel Bruce, Callum Day (UKRI), and Ashley Farley (Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation). The Advisory Group for this project includes the following experts:
Alice Norton, University of Oxford
Elizabeth Gadd, University of Glasgow
Katharina Lauer, ELIXIR Europe
Ludo Waltman, Leiden University
Robert Terry, World Health Organisation