Responsible Conduct in the Global Research Enterprise: A Policy Report

From The Embassy of Good Science
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Responsible Conduct in the Global Research Enterprise: A Policy Report

What is this about?

This report, sponsored by IAC (Inter-Academy Council) and IAP (the global network of science academies), represents the first joint effort by the scientific academies to provide clarity and advice in forging an international consensus on responsible conduct in the global research enterprise. It acknowledges and draws on information and recommendations from the many national and international organizations that have issued guidelines and statements on the basic responsibilities and obligations of researchers.

Why is this important?

The report serves as a guide to basic values that govern the conduct of research and the communication of research results and recommends specific actions that should be used to ensure and maintain the integrity of research. It forges an international consensus on responsible conduct in the global research enterprise.

For whom is this important?