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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.
The JRC-AUTOTRAC 2020 is a competition for teams of makers who will compete against each other with self-built fleets of small-scale automated vehicles. After postponing it twice due to the effects of the Covid pandemics, the final event of the competition will be held in the form of an online event on 17 June 2021 as part of the 7th International IEEE Conference on Models and Technologies for Intelligent Transportation Systems.
Join the virtual launch event with prominent Spanish speakers from academia and policymaking discussing the question: How do we ensure sound political decision-making that takes into account scientific evidence in times of high political and societal pressure? The discussion will revolve around the JRC’s report “Understanding our political nature”, now available in Spanish.
The Joint Research Centre (JRC) presents three methodological reports on the localisation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Europe. The main findings of the reports will be presented and discussed during the event, with the goal to identify additional methodological gaps and ways forward.
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The 58th ESReDA seminar will focus on theories, concepts, and experiences of enhancing the use of knowledge for better risk management and governance.
The Third Annual Conference on European Studies aims to connect scholars working on European issues all over the world and to strengthen their cooperation, particularly in this period of high human, social, economic and political distress.
Join the virtual launch event with prominent Italian speakers from academia and policymaking discussing the question: How do we ensure sound political decision-making that takes into account scientific evidence in times of high political and societal pressure? The discussion will revolve around the JRC’s report “Understanding our political nature”, now available in Italian.
The session will take place from 10:00 to 11:30 and will be webstreamed live
This webinar brings together academics and practitioners to discuss the distributional impact of climate reduction policies and the best strategies to design fair climate change mitigation policies in Europe.
Unit I.1 ‘Monitoring, Indicators and Impact Evaluation’ would like to invite you to the closing event of the Pilot Project ‘A multidimensional inequality monitoring framework for the EU’. At this occasion, the project team will launch the new JRC science for policy report and the accompanying data visualisation platform. The event will take place on 28 May 2021, from 10:00 to 11:00, via WebEx.