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.
As the European Commission’s science and knowledge service, the Joint Research Centre (JRC) regularly provides scientific and technical advice for the development and implementation of EU policy on climate action.
In this capacity, two JRC experts will advise the EU's delegation to COP23, the 23rd Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).
JRC will also organise side events on different thematic areas, which will be held at the EU Pavilion.
Workshop organised by the Economics of Agriculture Unit of the Joint Research Centre (JRC Seville) with the support of the Wageningen University and Research Centre (WUR) and the Ethiopian Economics Association (EEA).
To address the challenges faced by the European railway industry with a focus on passenger experience, innovation and security, the Joint Research Centre (JRC), together with the European Standardisation Organisations CEN and CENELEC organise a workshop on “Railways of the future".
The output of the event will allow to adjust standardization priorities and implementation roadmaps.
As part of the Manchester European City of Science initiatives, the JRC together with Manchester Metropolitan University presents for the second time a unique communication initiative: a Science café, entitled "Global Science Local Impact".
The 25th anniversary of the MARS Crop Monitoring and Yield Forecasting Bulletins conference is an occasion to highlight the broader role of agricultural monitoring systems, how monitoring underpins production forecasts, and how they contribute to market transparency from a regional to global context.
The Joint Research Centre (JRC), the European Commission's science and knowledge service, is playing an important role in providing scientific and technological support for the European Union enlargement and integration process by giving scientific and technical support to countries on the road towards EU membership, New Member States and Associated Countries to the Research Framework Programmes.