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Research4Life & EIFL

IWA Publishing supports Research4Life and EIFL, providing access to research in the developing world.

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via Research4Life: for access to content in IWA Publishing journals from any of the countries in the 'A-List' below, universities and professional schools should check if the institution is registered with Research4Life and contact their librarian for access. For more information, please visit the Research4Life access page>. 

via EIFL: for access to content in IWA Publishing journals from any of the countries in the EIFL list below, librarians should contact EIFL at subscriptions@eifl.net.  

Publishing Open Access: we waive our article processing fees entirely for corresponding authors from countries on the Research4Life 'A-List' (pink) and from countries with with we have a deal through EIFL. We grant 50% waivers for corresponding authors from countries on the 'B-List' (blue). Qualifying authors can select to publish Open Access in any of our journals. To ensure the waiver is applied, we strongly recommend that you read our 'R4Life Waivers Guidelines'.

Research4Life Group A - FREE ACCESS


Afghanistan

Angola

Bangladesh

Belize

Benin

Bhutan

Burkina Faso

Burundi

Cambodia

Cameroon

Cabo Verde

Central African Republic

Chad

Comoros

Congo

Cook Islands

Côte d’Ivoire

Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Djibouti

Dominica

Equatorial Guinea

Eritrea

Eswatini

Ethiopia

Gambia

Ghana

Grenada

Guinea

Guinea-Bissau

Guyana

Haiti

Iran

Kenya

Kiribati

Kyrgyzstan

Lao People’s Democratic Republic

Lesotho

Liberia

Madagascar

Malawi

Maldives

Mali

Marshall Islands

Mauritania

Micronesia (Federated States of)

Mozambique

Myanmar

Nauru

Nepal

Nicaragua

Niger

Niue

Papua New Guinea

Republic of Moldova

Rwanda

Saint Helena

Saint Lucia

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Samoa

Sao Tome and Principe

Senegal

Sierra Leone

Solomon Islands

Somalia

South Sudan

Sudan

Suriname

Syrian Arab Republic

Tajikistan

Timor-Leste

Togo

Tokelau

Tonga

Tuvalu

Uganda

United Republic of Tanzania

Vanuatu

Yemen

Zambia

Zimbabwe




EIFL - FREE ACCESS

Albania Ivory Coast Maldives Uganda
Armenia Kenya Myanmar Uzbekistan
Azerbaijan Kosovo Nepal Tanzania
Belarus Kyrgyzstan North Macedonia Zambia
Democratic Republic of Congo Laos Moldova Zimbabwe
Ethiopia Lesotho Senegal
Ghana Malawi Sudan

Research4Life Group B - 50% FEE WAIVER


Albania

Algeria

Antigua and Barbuda

Armenia

Azerbaijan

Belarus

Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Botswana

Colombia

Cuba

Ecuador

Egypt

El Salvador

Fiji

Gabon

Georgia

Guatemala

Guyana

Honduras

Iraq

Jamaica

Jordan

Kosovo (in accordance with Security Council resolution 1244 (1999))

Lebanon

Libya

Mauritius

Mongolia

Montenegro

Morocco

Namibia

Nigeria

North Macedonia

Pakistan

Palau

Paraguay

Peru

Saint Kitts and Nevis

Serbia

Seychelles

Sri Lanka

Tunisia

Ukraine

Uzbekistan

Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

Viet Nam

West Bank and Gaza Strip



 

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