At the Natural Environment Research Council we fund science and employ scientists, supporting staff and administrators. We believe it is important that people look at the ethical aspects of all the work we do.
We adopted a new ethics policy in June 2005 after much debate, discussion and consultation.
Available to download:
Ethics policy leaflet (199KB) - PDF file of the printed leaflet (2-sided A4 leaflet).
Ethics policy (103KB) - full text of our policy (5 pages).
Questions about ethics (10KB) - arising from our activities (2 pages).