Event: Best Practice and Innovative Approaches to Peer Review Part 3

A Three-Part Collaborative Peer Review Workshop 

AfricArXiv, Eider Africa, TCC Africa, and PREreview are joining forces to bring together scientists from across Africa and scientists engaged in African-related research for a series of 3 virtual discussions and collaborative peer review.


What should you expect?

The call will be facilitated and the discussion will follow this collaborative writing document. Please note that this document is being updated throughout the week prior to the event and we will make this document open to everyone to edit 30 minutes prior to the event’s beginning. You are welcome to read through it in advance to become familiar with its content.

Together we will work on providing constructive feedback to the preprint of the day:
Athreya, S., & Ackermann, R. R. (2018, August 18). Colonialism and narratives of human origins in Asia and Africa.



The events will be facilitated by our team and hosted on Zoom conference.

When are the events?

27 May, 2021 – 15:00-16:30 GMT / 16:00-17:30 WAT / 17:00-18:30 CAT / 18:00-19:30 EAT

Who is it for?

We invite African scientists and scholars based in Africa or currently based at a host institution outside of Africa, non-African scientists and scholars who conduct research on African territory and/or conduct research relevant to African affairs. Open to all disciplines.

How do you join?

Registration to the last part of this workshop series can be found below. We will provide personalized certificates of participation to those who attend all three events. 

What next?

This is the beginning of strengthening Peer Review in Africa with the research community and stakeholders. By being part of our community, you will benefit from capacity building program, collaborative activities, and opportunities to share your work and to contribute to the work of other amazing researchers like you.

You can join Facebook to be part of the community:

Read more about this collaborative program at


About AfricArXiv

AfricArXiv is a community-led digital archive for African research, working towards building an African-owned open scholarly repository; a knowledge commons of African scholarly works. We partner with established scholarly repository services to provide a platform for African scientists of any discipline to present their research findings and connect with other researchers on the African continent and globally.

Get involved

Submit your article to AfricArXiv at

We accept the following types of articles:
  • Text documents (preprints, postprints, VoR)
  • Datasets, scripts and code
  • Presentation slide decks
  • Posters & infographics
  • Audio-visual content
  • Non-academic works from institutions that work at the intersection with academia
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