This workshop, held in Atibaia, Brazil, and co-organized by CODATA and Centro de Referência em Informação Ambiental (CRIA), provided an international and interdisciplinary forum to promote discussions and a deeper understanding of the requirements for long-term preservation, open access, and improved use of digital scientific information resources for sustainable development in Latin America. The workshop focused on health and environmental information for sustainable development.
CODATA. 2007. Strategies for Open and Permanent Access to Scientific Information in Latin America: Focus on Health and Environmental Information for Sustainable Development. Dora A. L. Canhos, Vanderlei Perez Canhos, William Anderson, Paul Uhlir, Bonnie Carroll, Raed Sharif and Puneet Kishor, eds., Atibaia, Brazil.