An Editorial Facilitator who is a subject specialist convenes discussions with team members to review and interpret their findings in light of the latest published evidence; (s)he writes and continually updates a Living Narrative based on these discussions, citing team-reviewed incremental findings and posting openly for community review.
Gates-funded researchers can publish their original content, including detailed methods and all source data, on this platform. All content is open access under a CC-BY license; peer review is fully transparent, as are authors’ revisions and ongoing updates.
This policy is based on the belief that published research should be promptly and broadly disseminated. It enables the unrestricted access and reuse of all peer-reviewed published research funded, in whole or in part, by the Gates Foundation, including any underlying data sets.