We are doing science for policy
The Joint Research Centre (JRC) is the European Commission's science and knowledge service which employs scientists to carry out research in order to provide independent scientific advice and support to EU policy.
Policymakers need to react to challenge posed by the COVID-19 pandemic.
This 2nd summer school intends to aid policymakers in creating stimulus packages, which also help to achieve climate and other environmental and societal policy goals.
The editors of a "Special Issue of the Journal of Business Ethics on Corporate GHG Emissions’ Estimation, Reporting, Accountability and Integrity" will organise and participate to relevant scientific sessions.
Papers in the broader field of sustainable finance, including climate risk, are welcome for presentation.
Please send a full paper or an extended abstract to JRC-COPFIR@ec.europa.eu.
Deadline: 23 July 2020
The summer school addresses:
Please register online.
This year's summer school will take place as online event.
The summer school is free of charge.
The event will feature both academic sessions and more policy-oriented lectures.
The challenge posed by the COVID-19 pandemic should not overshadow the goals of a more sustainable economy and society.
In this context, policymakers are called upon to design stimulus packages which also help to achieve climate and other environmental and societal policy goals.
To this end, we promote the development of
This research and policies intend to aid policymakers in creating stimulus packages which also help to achieve climate and other environmental and societal policy goals.
For more information, please email JRC-COPFIR@ec.europa.eu.