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CESSDA contributing to the European Open Science Cloud

CESSDA contributing to the European Open Science Cloud

The European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) is an environment for hosting and processing research data to support EU science.



CESSDA™ Roadshow on Migration

CESSDA™ Roadshow on Migration

With approximately 281 million people, or 3.6 % of the world’s population, currently living outside their country of birth, migration policies need to be based on reliable and impartial evidence.


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22 Oct 2021

Data management basics: Ethical and legal issues in data sharing

In this free 90-minute online workshop, participants will learn about the relevant legislation such as data protection legislation and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Participants will also learn about strategies that enable them to share research data. These include carrying out an assessment of disclosure risk, obtaining informed consent, anonymising data and regulating access to enable data to be shared. There will be time at the end for questions and discussion.

4 Nov 2021

Webinar on “User Experience with FAIR evaluation tools and services, for exam...

In this webinar, the panelists provide their experiences with the tests they have used to evaluate the FAIRness of their metadata, the measures they took to improve their FAIRness score, and recommendations to others who would like to improve their score using FAIRness evaluation tests. The presentations will be followed by a Q&A session.