This report gives an overview on national data policies in social sciences and humanities in 30+ countries. The report is based on expert survey conducted by IFDO in 2013. It is written by Vigdis Kvalheim and Trond Kvamme from Norwegian Social Science Data Services. The survey questionnaire was designed collaboratively by the IFDO Board, and the web-survey was administered and implemented by the Odum Institute.
IFDO will follow-up development of national SSH data policies, and provide more detailed information and links to national policies on this website. Countries and experts interested sharing information about their country are advised to take contact to IFDO contact persons.