- Publication ofrevised edition of The European Code of Conduct for Research Integrity. A french version was published as well.
- Declaration of the 8th World Sciences Forum on Science for Peace - Text adopted on 10 November 2017, Dead Sea, Jordan Declaration in English | Declaration in Arabic
- The 5th World Conference on Research Integrity (WCRI 2017), Amsterdam (The Netherlands), May 28th-31st, 2017 Abstract Book | Programme Book
- Publication of the report "Doing global science: a guide to responsible conduct in the global research enterprise" by InterAcademy Council.
- [France] Creation of the French Office for Research Integrity (OFIS) - 14 December 2016
- [France] Corvol´s Report - 29 June 2016
- [France] A mission for research integrity - 19 Janyary 2016
- Bordeaux Symposium : "Let´s talk about scientific integrity!". University of Bordeaux, January 29, 2016.
- Publication of an Open Letter from the Governing Board of Science Europe on Research Integrity in the European Policy Landscape.
- Science Europe published a survey report "Research Integrity Practices in Science Europe Member Organisations".
- Launch of a national structure for research integrity in Luxembourg (21 April 2015)
- The French National Charter for Research Integrity has been adopted on 29 January 2015
- The 4th World Conference on Research Integrity (WCRI 2015), Rio De Janeiro (Brazil), May 31st-3rd June, 2015 Proceedings of the conference in Research Integrity and Peer Review
- Science Europe published a Briefing Paper on Research Integrity Research Integrity: What it means, Why it is important and how we might protect it
- Symposium "Research assessment and quality in science: perspectives from international science and policy organisations", Rio de Janeiro - 2015
- [Beijing, 2014] Workshop "Science assessment and research integrity", Beijing - April, 9th, 2014
- The 3rd World Conference on Research Integrity (WCRI 2013), Monteal (Canada), May 5th-8th, 2013
- The Montreal Statement on Research Integrity in Cross-Boundary Research Collaborations
- Science Europe published its Science Europe Roadmap
- Publication of the Statement of principles for research integrity by the Global Research Council.
- The CNRS ratified the Singapore Statement on Research Integrity.
- Publication of the Responsible conduct in the global research enterprise: a policy report by InterAcademy Council.
- Publication of The European Code of Conduct for Research Integrity
- The European Code of Conduct for Research Integrity
- The 2nd World Conference on Research Integrity (WCRI 2010), Singapur, 21-24 July, 2010
- Singapore Statement on Research Integrity 2010 (Global Code of Conduct)
- Publication of the statement Promoting the integrity of science and the scientific record by ICSU Committee on Freedom and Responsibility in the conduct of Science (CFRS)
- [Lisbon 2007] The 1st World Conference on Research Integrity. The European Science Foundation (ESF) and the US Department of Health and Human Services Office of Research Integrity (ORI) have organised the first World Conference on Research Integrity in Lisbon, Portugal (16-19 September 2007). Organized at the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, this conference was supported by the European Commission.
- The OECD published its report "Best practices for ensuring scientific integrity and preventing misconduct"
- [Tokyo 2007] The Global Science Forum of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) sponsored an international consultation of more than 50 government-designated delegations, based on an initiative from the Delegations of Japan and Canada. On February 22-23, 2007, in Tokyo, the Global Science Forum and the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan (MEXT) held the Workshop on Best Practices for Ensuring Scientific Integrity and Preventing Misconduct
- The Inserm creates its delegation for research integrity (DIS)
- The Inserm creates the first mission of reflexion of research integrity
- The National Academy of Sciences published Responsible Science: Ensuring the Integrity of the Research Process, Vol. 2. Washington, D.C.: National Academy of Sciences Press (1993).
- In May 1992, the Office of Scientific Integrity (OSI) and the Office of Scientific Integrity Review (OSIR) were consolidated into the Office of Research Integrity (ORI)
- The National Academy of Sciences published Responsible Science: Ensuring the Integrity of the Research Process, Vol. 1. Washington, D.C.: National Academy of Sciences Press (1992).
- The Public Health Service (PHS) created the Office of Scientific Integrity (OSI) in the Office of the Director, NIH
- The Public Health Service (PHS) created the Office of Scientific Integrity Review (OSIR) in the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH).
- The NIH assigned to its Institutional Liaison Office a responsibility for receiving and responding to reports of research misconduct
- Public Health Service. "Interim Policies and Procedures forDealing With Possible Misconduct in Science." NIH Guide to Grants and Contracts 15 (11) 1-37 (July 18, 1986).
- The United States Congress passed the Health Research Extension Act of 1985 (Public Law 99-158). The Section 493, which was added to the Public Health Service (PHS) Act, required research institutions to reviewreports of "scientific fraud" and required the Director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to establish an administrative process to respond to such information and to recommend sanctions where appropriate.
- Albert Gore Jr., A young Democratic House representative and chair of the Investigations and Oversight Subcommittee of the House Science and Technology Committee.
- First cases of scientific fraud emerged in the USA. According the USA Research Integrity Office,"some twelve cases of research misconduct were disclosed in this country between 1974-1981".
- Charles Babbage published "Reflections on the Decline of Science in England" in which he discussed "several species of impositions that have been practised in science", namely "hoaxing, forging, trimming and cooking".
- The expression "fraude scientifique" was used for the first time in Traité des falsifications, ou Exposé des diverses manières de constater la pureté des substances employées en médecine, dans les arts et dans l'économie domestique . This book was published by Eugène Desmarest (Paris : Malher).
- The chemist Robert Boyle published "Two Essays, Concerning the Unsuccessfulness of Experiment".
The 9th century
- The first documented description of a peer-review process was presented in the Ethics of the Physician book written, in the 9th-century, by the Arab physician Ishaq ibn Ala al-Ruhawi (854-931) In 2002, Ray Spier published in Trends in Biotechnology : "the history of the peer-review process".