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Citizen Science Evaluation Framework
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In today’s knowledge-based society we are experiencing a rise in citizen science activities. Citizen science goals include enhancing scientific knowledge generation, contributing to societally relevant questions, fostering scientific literacy in … Read more
SCIENTIFIC PUBLICATIONS - OTHER MATERIALS
EVALUATION OF CITIZEN SCIENCE
The ECSA Characteristics of Citizen Science
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This document attempts to represent a wide range of opinions in an inclusive way, to allow for different types of projects and programmes, where context-specific criteria can be set.The characteristics … Read more
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ECSA 10 Principles of Citizen Science
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Citizen science is a flexible concept which can be adapted and applied within diverse situations and disciplines. The statements below were developed by the ‘Sharing best practice and building capacity’ … Read more
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PATIENT AND PUBLIC INVOLVEMENT AND ENGAGEMENT IN RESEARCH - A "HOW TO" …
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Research shows that early and continuous involvement of the public and patients has a positive impact both on conducting more patient-centered research and on how research is conducted, namely towards … Read more
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Training needs and recommendations for Citizen Science participants, facilitators and designers
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In this report, we aimed to systematise and elaborate on the ideas discussed during the COST Action WG2 workshop “Systematic review on training requirements and recommendations for Citizen Science” that … Read more
TRAINING RESOURCES
INTRODUCTION TO CS BEST PRACTICES PROJECT MANAGEMENT
Mapping citizen science contributions to the UN sustainable development goals
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The UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a vision for achieving a sustainable future. Reliable, timely, comprehensive, and consistent data are critical for measuring progress towards, and ultimately achieving, the … Read more
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BEST PRACTICES CS STORIES DATA QUALITY AND STANDARDS IMPACT
Creating a citizens’ information pack on ethical and legal issues around ICTs: …
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This is the report from a workshop co-hosted by ECSA, COST Action 15212, EU-Citizen.Science, Panelfit and ICM-CSIC, which explored the ethical and legal issues around ICTs (e.g. privacy, data rights) … Read more
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DATA QUALITY AND STANDARDS
Article (open access) "Citizen science in the social sciences and humanities: the …
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Citizen science evolved through multiple disciplinary manifestations into a new field of study and a participatory method of enquiry. While most citizen science projects take place within problem-focused natural sciences, … Read more
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INTRODUCTION TO CS
Data Quality Resource Compendium by the CSA Data and Metadata Working Group
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he QA/QC Project team of the CSA Metadata Working Group has compiled a compendium of guidance documents, manuals, and workbooks produced for citizen science. The resulting spreadsheet is a treasure-trove … Read more
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