The "HR Strategy for Researchers" is a mechanism intended to support the implementation of the Charter & Code by research institutions.
It is designed to inform the researchers on concrete steps taken by the undersigning organisations to carry out the incorporation of the C&C principles in their practices.
The HRS4R consists of a simple and light mechanism made out of 5 levels implemented by individual institutions on a voluntary basis:
In the French Community of Belgium, all universities have committed to develop a Human resources strategy for the researchers. Here is the Rector’s Conference Endorsement of the European Charter for Researchers and the Code of Conduct for their Recruitment (PDF - 187 Ko; updated July 2010; English).