does it benefit?
Since 2002, the four
programmes – Research in Health (Hinari), Research in Agriculture (AGORA), Research in the Environment (OARE),
and Research for Development and Innovation (ARDI) – have provided researchers at more than 6000 institutions in
more than 100 developing countries and territories with free or low-cost access to more than 9000 leading journals
in the fields of health, agriculture, environment and technology.
Clients and Partners
Hinari Programme is sponsored and coordinated by the World Health
Organization (WHO) in conjunction with major publishers
and partners worldwide.
"Having worked with commercial IT organizations in the past, it has been refreshing to work with [Aptivate] – a development organization that specializes in IT consultancy. By sharing our end goals, [Aptivate] has consistently offered thoughtful solutions to the root of the problem."
Barbara Aronson, Hinari Programme Manager, WHO (UN).
The AGORA programme is administered by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN
"Working with [Aptivate] through the UNFAO AGORA project has been a great success – their active engagement with users resulted in a solution closely tailored to our needs."
Theodosia S. A. Adanu, Assistant Librarian, University of Ghana.
Online Access to Research in the Environment (OARE) is led by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) in partnership with major publishers.
ARDI (Access to Research for Development and Innovation) is coordinated by the World Intellectual Property Organization together with its partners in the publishing industry