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posted on: 22 Feb 2016 - 23:08
Cochrane Translation: strategies for capacity boosting
The Croatian translation team has translated more than 1,500 plain language summaries to date. Livia Puljak, knowledge translation coordinator at Cochrane Croatia, explained the strategies they use for building capacity at the Cochrane Colloquium in Vienna, and discusses what they learned here.  read more
posted on: 16 Feb 2016 - 21:50
TaskExchange – help us to help you to help others
TaskExchange connects people who need help with their Cochrane Reviews with people who have the time and expertise to help. Tari Turner shares more about the new beta version of TaskExchange and invites you to post a task, help someone out, or do both. read more
posted on: 15 Feb 2016 - 03:04
Strategy to 2020: What’s in store for 2016
In the last edition of Cochrane Community, Mark Wilson, our CEO, introduced strategic priorities for 2016 as approved by Cochrane’s Steering Group. In this post, he sets out in more detail how Cochrane’s centrally managed funds will be used in support of the Strategy to 2020. read more
posted on: 12 Feb 2016 - 20:53
Cochrane Translations: forming mutually beneficial collaborations to increase capacity and dissemination
The German translation project (called Cochrane Kompakt) is a joint effort between Cochrane Switzerland, Cochrane Germany and Cochrane Austria. Ingrid Toews, a researcher at Cochrane Germany, gave a presentation at the 2015 Cochrane Colloquium on the topic of forming mutually beneficial collaborations to increase capacity and dissemination of translations, and shares their story here.  read more

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