Defence ethics policies and publications
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Statement of Defence ethics
Responsibilities held by the DND and the CAF for the defence of Canada, its people and parliamentary democracy.
DND and CAF Code of Values and Ethics
Principles, values and expected behaviours of DND employees and CAF members.
Values and Ethics Code for the Public Sector
Values and expected behaviours that guide public servants in all activities related to their professional duties.
Duty with Honour
What it means to be a Canadian military professional and the military ethos required for operational success.
Fundamentals of Canadian Defence Ethics
The original discussion on the Defence Ethics Programme and how to apply its values and principles.
Defence Administrative Orders and Directives (DAOD) 7021
Policy concerning conflicts of interest, employment, acceptance of gifts, sponsorships and donations.
Defence Administrative Orders and Directives (DAOD) 7023
Policy concerning defence ethics and the Defence Ethics Programme.
Canadian Armed Forces Ethos : Trusted to Serve
The Canadian Armed Forces Ethos: Trusted to Serve is the most essential doctrine in the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF). It must guide our conduct and performance at all times, both on- and off-duty.
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