Ethical Research Requirements

All people proposing to conduct research within the NWT are expected to follow ethical principles throughout all stages of a research project. You are advised to review one or more of the following resources for more information:

Research involving human subjects is required to have approval by a Research Ethics Board or Institutional Review Board before a licence can be issued.  ARI upholds the standards set out by the Panel on Research Ethics in 2nd Edition of the Tri-Council Policy Statement: Ethical Conduct for Research Involving Humans, as a condition of any Scientific Research Licence involving human subjects.