Quoting from SPARC* (The Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition) press release about International OA Week:
Diversity, equity, and inclusion must be consistently prioritized year-round and integrated into the fabric of the open community, from how our infrastructure is built to how we organize community discussions to the governance structures we use. International Open Access Week is an important opportunity to catalyze new conversations, create connections across and between communities that can facilitate this co-design, and advance progress to build more equitable foundations for opening knowledge—discussions and actions that need to be continued, year in and year out. (August 12, 2021)
Below is a selection of global-level initiatives and articles for your perusal:
International publishers are joining the OA movement and offering new options for authors to publish their content OA. Below are some examples of publishers' platforms that support OA!