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Unplag to Partner Up with Social Council of Integrity of Ukraine

academic integrityUnplag has taken another great step towards fostering academic integrity! Now when all formalities are completed, we are more than glad to share with you our latest news.

Unplag is to help Social Council of Integrity of Ukraine check works of all the current justices as well as candidates for judicial elections for plagiarism. So far, Social Council of Integrity of Ukraine has already signed a partnership contract with Unplag. The members of the Council will assess all the submissions with Unplag to ensure academic integrity principles haven’t been violated.

The candidates to the Supreme Court are current judges, Doctors of Philosophy and Doctors of Science. Social Council of Integrity of Ukraine will check the research papers of the applicants for plagiarism to make certain that scientific degrees they obtained are well-deserved.

For you to better understand what Social Council of Integrity of Ukraine is all about, here is a brief outline of its key functions. Social Council of Integrity of Ukraine is a special commission that identifies the compliance of a judge with criteria of professional ethics and academic integrity. It proceeds with a judge’s assessment to satisfy the needs of the High Qualification Commission of Judges of Ukraine.

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