• to support EU policies with independent evidence throughout the whole policy cycle
  • address key societal challenges while developing new methods, tools and standards
  • share know-how with EU countries, the scientific community and international partners
  • conduct Euratom-funded research on nuclear safety and security


Of the Commission's 10 political priorities, the JRC contributes to:

Plans and reports

Management plan with detailed objectives, activities and resources

Activity report showing achievements, initiatives and resources used during the year

Strategic plan explaining the department's strategy and objectives for the period 2016-2020