TRUST 2nd Kimberley meeting – the report

On May 31-June 1, SASI organised a follow up meeting to the Kimberley workshop held in March. Two fundamental outcomes of the meeting were: a) the revision of the San Research and Media contract, b) the drafting of a San Code of Ethics that will help the South African San in managing their involvement in …

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TRUST 1st Kimberley meeting – the report

On March 23-25, 2016, SASI organised a preparatory meeting in Kimberley with 28 San representatives and leading researchers from South Africa. The workshop addressed examples of past ‘good’ and ‘bad’ cases of research studies focusing on San people and San heritage. Main ethical issues of these case studies were highlighted, and changes to the way …

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TRUST workshop in Mumbai – The report!

The TRUST workshop held in Mumbai on 11-12 March, 2016, forms part of the fact finding activity in the early stages of the TRUST project, gathering information about cases of exploitation and good practice in research involving low and middle income countries (LMICs) from around the world. The minutes of the meeting can be accessed …

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TRUST in Mumbai!

The Forum for Ethics Review Committees in India (FERCI) hosted a case studies workshop for the TRUST project in Mumbai (11-12 March 2016). Leading bioethicists from around the country discussed exploitation and good practice cases from India with a small number of guests from Europe. A workshop report will become available in the future.

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TRUST kick-off Meeting

The TRUST project’s kick-off meeting was hosted by the UNESCO in Paris from 4-5 October 2015. The meeting focused on paradigmatic case studies and challenges to overcome to achieve equitable partnerships in research between high and low/middle income economies. A conference report is available here. A short video interview was filmed, which can be seen …

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