The
 Collaboration
 abides
 by 
the 
following 
principles

Altruism:
To 
serve 
the 
needs 
of
 the 
global
 community 
concerned
 with
 immunization
 safety.


Collaboration:
To 
work 
together 
effectively
 by
 promoting 
good 
internal
 and
 external
 communications 
through
 open
 decision
 making
 and 
teamwork.


Worldwide
 Participation:
 To 
promote 
global
 participation.



Independence:
 To
 keep 
the 
Brighton 
Collaboration 
scientifically 
independent.



Multidisciplinary 
Approach:
 To
 involve 
people 
of 
different
 skills 
and

backgrounds, 
in
 order
 to
 benefit
 and
 build 
upon 
their 
contributions.



Generalizability:
 To
 minimize
 bias 
by
 adhering
 to
 a
 strict
 scientific 
approach, ensuring
 broad
 participation, 
and
 avoiding 
conflicts 
of
 interest.



Relevance: 
To
maintain 
Brighton
 documents
 up‐to‐date 
by 
identifying
 and
 incorporating 
the
 highest 
achievable 
quality 
of
 clinical 
evidence.



Accessibility
 of
 Work:
 To
 facilitate 
access 
to
 Brighton
 documents 
through
 strategic
 alliances 
and
 choice
 of 
media.



Responsiveness:
 To 
provide 
high
 quality 
information 
by
 being
 open
 and
 responsive
 to 
criticism.



Continuity:
 To
 maintain
 continuity 
of
 responsibility 
for
 Brighton
 documents 
and
 key 
functions.



Accessibility:
 To 
allow
 broad 
participation 
in 
the
 work
 of
 the
 Brighton
 Collaboration 
by
 minimizing
 obstacles 
to
 contributing
 and
 promoting
 diversity.