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The CNRS Ethics Committee has participated and is participating in the elaboration of reference texts (e.g.: French Charter of Ethics for Research Professions…). It consults national, European and international publications in its field. It has a documentary base which is regularly updated.

The French Charter of Ethics for Research Professions

January2015 (ratifications as of 22 January 2019)

The Charter was adopted on January 25, 2015 by its first signatories: CIRAD, CNRS, INRA, INRIA, INSERM, Institut Curie, IRD, as well as France Universités, which brings together the executive directors of universities and higher education and research institutions. It currently has more than 200 signatories (directly or via France Université or the CDEFI). The signatories undertake to respect and ensure respect for the principles of integrity and rigor inherent in the research mission

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