New documents by DG Reseach and Innovation on ethics & data protection and audits
03. Dec 2018
The Directorate-General (DG) Research and Innovation of the European Commission has recently published documents to support the implementation of Horizon 2020 projects.
- Guidance on ethics & data protection: EU funded research projects have to comply with data protection laws as well as ethical principles. The guidance document aims at providing support to applicants and beneficiaries, i.a. against the background of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
- Audit templates: These templates provide additional information in order to ease the preparation of audits. They i.a. comprise lists of required supporting documents for audits conducted by or on behalf of the European Commission. All templates can the retrieved from the reference documents section of the Funding & Tenders Portal.