Madagascar Conservation & Development; Ethical research; code of conduct

A proposal for ethical research conduct in Madagascar

Lucienne Wilmé, Patrick O. Waeber, François Moutou, Charlie Gardner, Onja Razafindratsima, John Sparks, Christian A. Kull, Barry Ferguson, Wilson R. Lourenço, Paulina D. Jenkins, Lolona Ramamonjisoa, David A. Burney, Porter P. Lowry II


Ethical conducts are gaining importance in times of increased globalization and research efforts. This paper presents a code of ethical conduct for researchers who plan to publish their studies with the journal Madagascar Conservation & Development. This paper will be subject to continuous adaptations and discussions.


Les conduites éthiques gagnent en importance en ces temps marqués par une mondialisation croissante et une augmentation du volume des travaux de recherche. Cette contribution présente un code de conduite éthique destiné aux chercheurs qui envisagent de publier leurs études dans le journal Madagascar Conservation & Development. Cet article fera l’objet de discussions et sera régulièrement adapté.

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