Trusted research and innovation is our work programme designed to support cross-sector campaigns which protect all those working in our thriving and collaborative international research and innovation sector.
We are exploring the guidance and expertise we have across our research councils, universities and partner institutions to ensure we have the most appropriate tools and information to protect our staff and work from potential theft and exploitation.
The programme is also working closely with partners across the sector to see where we can align policies and where a coordinated approach may be useful.
We will be updating our policies as the programme rolls-out. In the meantime, more information and guidance on trusted research from UK government and others is available at:
- trusted research – guidance for research and innovation sector (Centre for the Protection of National Infrastructure)
- securing the integrity of international research collaborations (Innovate UK blog)
- managing risks in internationalisation: security related issues (Universities UK) (PDF, 788KB).
Last updated: 7 May 2021