FAIRsFAIR aims to supply practical solutions for the implementation of the FAIR data principles throughout the research data life cycle.
Between March and November 2019, FAIRsFAIR ran an open consultation, and undertook desk research and a small number of interviews to assess the current FAIR policy and practice landscape with regard to:
Based on this initial landscaping activity, a number of reports have been published along with practical recommendations targeting policy makers, data stewards and repository managers.
A total of 106 responses were received.
The majority of responses were received from:
The majority of responses came from countries that currently demonstrate a relatively high engagement with Open Science and the FAIR principles including the UK (19%), Netherlands (13%), Germany (12%), Finland and France (9% each), Ireland, Italy, Spain and Sweden (5% each).