The ombudsperson met with the representatives of ethics commission of colleges

On the 6th of December, the Ombudswoman for Academic Ethics and Procedures Loreta Tauginienė met with representatives of the ethics commissions of six colleges to discuss opportunities for collaboration in promoting ethical behaviour of the academic community. At the meeting, the representatives of ethics commissions of the colleges were interested in the possibilities of improving their performance. It was also agreed to hold joint meetings of representatives of the ethics commissions of universities and colleges and the Ombudsperson twice a year to discuss issues arising from embedding of academic ethics and to seek opportunities to expand the competence of ethics commissions.