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Research Integrity and Ethics

Responsible and evidence-based research and ethical behaviour are indispensable to ensure the reliability of research results. They are also essential factors to ensure public trust in research. Enhanced research integrity policies can significantly contribute to a well-functioning research environment.

Why do research integrity and ethics matter?

Research integrity and ethical behaviour lie at the heart of excellent science and scholarship. Researchers must be able to trust and build on the work of others. They must also be trusted by society since they provide knowledge and scientific expertise. Responsible and evidence-based research is indispensable to ensure the reliability of research results. Enhanced research integrity policies can significantly contribute to a well-functioning research environment.

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