The Open and Collaborative Science in Development Network (OCSDNet) is composed of twelve researcher-practitioner teams from the Global South interested in understanding the role of openness and collaboration in science as a transformative tool for development thinking and practice. Research teams are supported by a team of four External Advisors and a Network Coordination Team. The project is funded by the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) in Canada and the Department for International Development (DFID) in the UK.

Preliminary Agenda

The agenda will be announced soon. You would be able to see the agenda of the workshop by clicking on the Agenda link at the top menu


Registrations will be done online through The whole process is very easy to use, it is totally secure and can be completed in a few minutes. Please note that participants may not only register for the conference through, but they can also book their accommodation, airport transfers, car hire, etc. Furthermore, please feel free to email us in case you require any further information and / or clarification.


The meeting will be held at the Curium Palace Hotel in Limassol, Cyprus. For more information and a location map please click on the Venue link at the top menu.


Special arrangements have been made for accommodation. Please see prices below. For more information please click on the Accommodation link at the top menu.

Single Room €80
Double Room €104

Latest News

09 Jun 2017
The photos of the workshop are now available

09 Feb 2017
The website is now online

09 Feb 2017
Preliminary Agenda of the Workshop is now available

OCSDNet 2017


02 / June - 05 / June, 2017


Curium Palace, Limassol, Cyprus


Academic Matters

Angela Okune



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