The Foundation has developed a code of ethics which presents the guidelines governing its actions. It is based on social, environmental and business ethics principles.
Since 2011, the Foundation has also been ISO 9001:2015 certified for all its programming, selection and monitoring of research projects, guaranteeing a transparent and operational approach to its partners and beneficiaries.
The seven social principles considered refer to the standards defined by the International Labour Organization:
These principles focus on the following points: