Creative Commons Algeria Chapter was founded on September 05th, 2018 at the University of Bejaia. All participants were Master and PhD students, they don’t have any information on Creative commons and they aren’t affiliate to CC network. The discussion was focused on open access, open science, open education and creative commons licenses.
Mr. Kamel Belhamel as facilitator and CC network member, he gave a brief introduction on creative commons, overview of the strategy Algeria Charter, Chapter Guidelines, and Codes of Conduct.
During this meeting, Mr. Kamel Belhamel was elected as the representative to the Global Network Council and Algeria chapter lead for the period of two (02) years, from September 05th, 2018 till September 04th, 2020. He will take in charge the website of the chapter.
Algeria chapter website will be especially focused on open access, open science, open education and creative commons licenses.
The information on organizing Algeria Chapter meeting was launched on this link: https://oaalgeria.wordpress.com/cc-algeria-chapter/
Creative Commons is an international non-profit organisation that provides free licences and tools that copyright owners can use to allow others to share, reuse and remix their material, legally. Releasing material under a CC licence makes it clear to users what they can or cannot do with the material. The six standardised CC licences each allow material to be used in a different way.