The Research Fairness Initiative is a tool to high quality institutional reporting on measures and conditions that promotes fair research partnerships. It encourages all stakeholders in research and innovation to describe what is done within their organisation to promote fair partnerships and how they can imp.
Through our extensive global consultative process, we have identified 15 key areas of relevance to effective and lasting partnerships. The RFI acknowledges that successful partnerships often start at personal level but are then continued at institutional or national levels. While mutual admiration, respect and friendship are essential to create the foundation of effective partnerships – it is the institutional and national dimensions of research collaboration that define how, ultimately, benefits are shared.