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What is A2K?   

Access to knowledge, or A2K, refers to the right to receive, but also to participate in the creation, manipulation and extension of information, tools, inventions, literature, scholarship, art, popular media and other expressions of human inquiry and understanding. Read more.


A2K4D Highlights

A2K4D held its fourth annual workshop “Openness for Change: Knowledge, Technology and Development,” on June 16, 2014 at AUC's New Cairo Campus.
The workshop brought together A2K4D's different networks and stakeholders from a number of different countries. These include members of the Open African Innovation Research Project (Open A.I.R.)Harvard's Berkman Center for Internet and SocietyYale Law School's Information Society Project (ISP), and other members of the Access to Knowledge Global Academy.
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  A2K4D Advisory Board 


Access to Knowledge for Development Center (A2K4D)
School of Business
The American University in Cairo
AUC Avenue, P.O. Box 74, New Cairo 11835
Department of Economics
Abdul Latif Jameel Hall, Room 1011

Professor Jack Balkin
Yale Law School

Professor Yochai Benkler
Harvard Law School

Professor Carlos Correa
University of Buenos Aires
Professor Joseph Stiglitz
Columbia University