Committee on Publishing Ethics (COPE) Releases 2016-2018 Strategic Plan
COPE’s Strategic Plan (2016-2018) plan was released online this week.
From the COPE Web Site:
Following consultation with COPE Council and feedback from members, we are committed to delivering on 5 strategic priorities in the next 2 years.”
From the Plan:
Strategic priorities are:
Expanding beyond our core membership base (journals and publishers) to include other key groups with an interest in the debate on upholding ethical standards in scholarly publishing
Increasing our diversity: geographically, culturally and by discipline
Establishing a formal and cohesive communication strategy
Building and supporting our team of staff and council members
Continually consolidating and improving our core business functions
Direct to Full Text of Strategic Plan
7 pages; PDF.
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