Policy & Regulations

FORTH/ICE-HT abides to the national and European laws and international directives, implemented in FORTH internal regulations and conduct code, regarding a) general data protection regulation (GDPR), b) bioethics and research integrity and c) gender equality. For the management of relevant issues, FORTH has, respectively, appointed a Data Protection Officer (DPO), a Bioethics and Research Integrity Committee (BRIC) and a Gender Equality Committee (GEC). Members of FORTH/ICE-HT participate in the two committees. Since early 2021, FORTH has a Gender Equality Plan (GEP) (pdf).