Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct for CSSS-IUGS Board Members

Summary

The Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct is intended to preserve and reinforce public confidence in your integrity and impartial judgement in promoting transparency within the Board of Directors as well as in making you accountable by laying out the ethical principles and rules of professional conduct to which you are subjected.

This Code states your duties and obligations; however, it is not intended to replace existing laws, rules and regulations, or to provide an exhaustive list of standards and expected behaviours with which to comply.

This document summarizes the general concepts of the Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct for Board Members.

The complete version of the Code is included among the online reference documents that have been made available on the tablets provided to board members. The Code can also be obtained from the executive management.

Consult the Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct for CSSS-IUGS Board Members online or its print version. (available in French only)