Our aims are:
- promote and support ethical reflection within MOPs; - carry out ethics research across the MOPs; and - improve the capacity of the MOPs to identify and address the ethical issues in their own research.Learn more
Our Bursary Programme
has awarded more than 30 grants since our inception in 2012. Projects range from issues of informed consent, ethics of HDSS, addressing challenges faced by fieldworkers, and much more.Learn more
Our Summer Schools
provide an environment where we can meet to share ideas, experiences and expertise about ethics and community engagement, learn more about these areas of practice in low income settings, and develop ideas for future research projects.Learn more
Our Senior Research Fellows
conduct research with a broad focus on ethics-related issues in either Kenya, Vietnam, Malawi, South Africa or Thailand.Learn more
Ethics and data sharing resources
Below are links to collections of resources to support the development of data sharing policies and processes. Please send recommendations for resources to add to this collection to firstname.lastname@example.org or via our discussion group.
Policies and Guidance - for sharing clinical, genetic and public health research data from research funders, regulatory agencies and journals
Reports - about best practices in sharing individual-level human research data from a range of sources
Articles - from peer reviewed journals discussing ethical and policy aspects of sharing individual-level data from clinical and public health research
Platforms and Governance - for sharing clinical, genetic, social science and public health research data or supporting data curation and sharing.