The latest news from AOSIS.

Open in order to …. empower Africa's people through access to knowledge
This year’s theme for the 10th International Open Access Week, celebrated on 23-29 October 2017, is “Open in order to…”. This is a prompt to talk about what openness enables and the actions needed to realise its benefits. 
AOSIS MD presents keynote speech on publication and peer review of scholarly books in South Africa at 2017 Society for Medicinal Plants and Economic Development conference
On August 28th, 2017 Dr PJT de Villiers, MD of AOSIS, was the keynote speaker at the 2nd International Conference of the Society for Medicinal Plants and Economic Development (SOMPED). He addressed delegates on the publication and peer review of scholarly books in South Africa, saying that recognition of the importance of scholarly books has increased since the ASSAf Scholarly Books Report in 2009. 
Now included in PubMed Central® (PMC): African Journal of Disability
AOSIS is proud to announce that the African Journal of Disability is now included in PubMed Central® (PMC). 
African Evaluation Journal now accredited with DHET - 2017
It is our pleasure to announce that the African Evaluation Journal has been accredited by DHET with effect 1 January 2017. 
South African Journal of Economic and Management Sciences has joined AOSIS
AOSIS is honoured to now be able to contribute to the continuing success of the journal, and looks forward to receiving your submission. 
Africa’s Public Service Delivery and Performance Review (APSDPR) has joined AOSIS
AOSIS now publishes Africa’s Public Service Delivery and Performance Review (APSDPR) on behalf of the Institute for Development Assistance Management in collaboration with the Forum for Africans in Academia.