The Guidelines for implementing Open Access policies, released  on December 2013 and produced by the EC-funded project “Mediterranean Open Access Network” ( provides a concise and targeted guidance for a harmonized approach towards policy development.

Amongst other targeted guidelines, the MedOANET project delivered guidelines for Research Funders, where you can find information specifically on:

Check out PASTEUR4OA (Open Access Policy Alignment Strategies for European Union Research) project Advocacy Resources. PASTEUR4OA develops and/or reinforces open access strategies and policies at the national level and facilitates their coordination among all Member States.