Strategies for Open and Permanent Access to Scientific Information in Latin America: Focus on Health and Environmental Information for Sustainable Development

CODATA Workshop Biography

Anna Maria Prat

Librarian. Universidad de Chile. Post Graduate studies at UCLA, USA. Director of the Information Department of the National Research Council, CONICYT Chile, from 1986 until 2000. To-day, Advisor to the President of CONICYT on Scientific Information matters. Member of different Boards of scientific information institutions and international programs. Former Professor at the University of Chile.

  • The Global Alliance for Enhancing Access to and Application of Scientific Data in Developing Countries, of the United Nations Global Alliance for ICT and Development, UN G@ID
  • U.S. National Committee for CODATA
  • Brazilian National Committee for CODATA.
  • CODATA Task Group on Preservation of and Access to Scientific and Technical Data in Developing Countries