Much of the early development of the Open Access movement happened outside the United States--and it continues to do so. Here you'll find information and resources about the global nature of OA.
Some of the most innovative, progressive efforts in the Open Access movement have occurred in other countries. Here's a short list of policies and supporting agencies in selected countries.
Action and initiatives on Open Access are occurring transnationally as well as in individual countries and institutions. Major organizations and governing bodies have declared interest in and support of Open Access to research.