Communication and openness

Information about animals in research at University of Plymouth

On 14 May 2014, the Concordat on Openness on Animal Research in the UK was launched, University of Plymouth has signed up to the Concordat. This means that we are committed to its four tenets.

The Commitments

  • Commitment 1: We will be clear about when, how and why we use animals in research
  • Commitment 2: We will enhance our communications with the media and the public about our research using animals
  • Commitment 3: We will be proactive in providing opportunities for the public to find out about research using animals
  • Commitment 4: We will report on progress annually and share our experiences
Our activities in line with these commitments are reviewed annually