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Recommendation concerning the Status of Higher-Education Teaching Personnel of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), 11 November 1997

Authorship Guidelines (British Sociological Association) (2001)

Third session of the World Commission on the Ethics of Scientific Knowledge and Technology (COMEST), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1-4 December 2003

An EU Code of Ethics forSocio-Economic Research (2004)

The European Charter for Researchers, The Code of Conduct for the Recruitment of Researchers (2005)

European Textbook on Ethics in Research (2010)

Guide for Research Ethics Committee Members (2012)

UNESCO Recommendation on Science and Scientific Researchers (2017)

The European Code of Conduct for Research Integrity (revised edition, 2017)

Ethics in Social Science and Humanities (2018)

Recommendations for the Conduct, Reporting, Editing, and Publication of Scholarly Work in Medical Journals (2019)  (Citation Requirement) (updated May 2023)

Recommendations for the Investigation of Reasearch Misconduct (2019)

Recommendation CM/Rec(2019)9 of the Committee of Ministers to member States on fostering a culture of ethics in the teaching profession

Towards a Research Integrity Culture at Universities: From Recommendations to Implementation: Advice Paper (2020)

UNESCO Recommendation on Open Science (2021)

Identifying predatory academic journals and conferences (UNESCO, 2022)

Recommendation CM/Rec(2022)18 “Countering Education Fraud” and explanatory memorandum (Council of Europe, 2022)

Ethical guidelines on the use of artificial intelligence (AI) and data in teaching and learning for educators (2022)

The European Code of Conduct for Research Integrity (revised edition, 2023)

Handbook on Whistleblower Protection in Research (ENRIO, 2023)

Guidance for generative AI in education and research (UNESCO, 2023)

Living guidelines on the responsible use of generative AI in research (2024).

Updated: 9 April 2024