The International FAIR Data Stewardship Competence Centre (IFDSCC)


The International FAIR Data Stewardship Competence Centre (IFDSCC) is established as a collaboration under Go FAIR Africa, the African University Network on FAIR Open Science and Europen Universities: Leiden University, Tilburg University, and Technology and Societé Paris. The centre is responsible for the following

  • Provides services to scientists in health-related areas and to the health services sector.
  • Assists domain specialists in curating their data as Findable, Accessible, Interoperable and Reusable (FAIR) Digital Data Objects.
  • Specializes in the creation of FAIR ethical data pipelines that respect Data Ownership, Localizes storage under Regulatory frameworks in place (OLR).
  • Offers services of accredited data stewards trained in the creation of FAIR-OLR data resources.

The IFDSCC is an initiative of the Go FAIR Implementation Network Africa.

Leadership Team

VODAN Africa Accredited Data Stewards

Level 1
1.2. William Nandwa
1.3. Seth Okeyo
1.3. Abubakar AlBattu Adamu
1.4. Bashir Sarki Yayae
1.5. Liya Mamo
1.6. Kibrom Telay

Level 2
2.1. Susan Aloyo
2.2. Gusite Bali
2.3. Erik Yuma
2.4. Joshi Massiwa
2.5. Putu Purnama Jati
2.6. Tigist Habtamu
2.7. Umar Zakari Ramadan
2.8. Elijah Joseph
2.9. Meriem Ghardallou
2.10. Ephrem Biruk
2.11. Rudorwashe Mandabva
2.12. Joseph Bishi

Level 3
3.1. Aliya Aktau
3.2. Mariam Basajja
3.3. Samson Yohannes Amare
3.4. Getu Tadelle
3.5. Tesfit Gebremeskel
3.6. Ernest Edozie
3.7. Nambobi Mutswalibi
3.8. Abdullahi Abubakar Kawu
3.9. Ruduan Plug

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